Laura Ann Newman
Laura Ann Newman
  • October 27, 1968 - August 9, 2017
  • Killeen, Texas

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Laura Ann Newman

Services for Laura Ann Newman, 48, of Killeen will be 11:30am Wednesday August 16, 2017 at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen. Burial will follow at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery at 1:00pm.

John 3:16

For God So Loved the World that he gave his only Son, that whoever believe in him should not perish but have eternal life.
Laura Ann Newman was born 27 October 1968 in Huntington, New York to parents of Jack Kent Jr. and Patricia Walsh, the third child of four siblings. She was Baptized 8 December, 1968.

Laura graduated from Mattituck High School class of 1986 and joined the Army 18, August, 1987 as an Administrative Specialist; 1 March, 1988 she transitioned to Supply Specialist. She honorably separated active duty 31 March, 1989. She furthered her education in Kansas attending Brown Mackie College; graduating as a Paralegal.

Laura united in marriage 2 November, 1988 to Eric Von Newman. Laura was a loving and caring mother of three beautiful children; a daughter and two sons. She enjoyed being a Substitute Teacher of 17 plus years within KISD. Laura taught bible school and any activity dealing with kids. Her passion was interacting and teaching kids of various ages and grades. She made a great impact in the lives of many from adolescent to adult hood.
On 9 August, 2017; God called Laura home. She is preceded in death by her father Jack Kent Jr. She leaves to cherish her memory a loving husband; Eric Von Newman, adorable daughter; Alicia Lynn Newman, and two handsome sons Eric Von Newman Jr. and Joshua D'von Newman, mother; Patricia Kent, Aunt Carol, a sister, two brothers, cousins and friends.

The family will receive visitor from 6-8pm Tuesday at the funeral home.