Marie Delphia Newlin Plante, 100

September 16, 2009

JUNE 22, 1909-SEPT. 14, 2009

Marie Delphia Newlin Plante, 100, a resident of Williamsport Nursing Home and formerly of Lakeside Drive, Hagerstown, Md., died Monday, Sept. 14, 2009, at Williamsport Nursing Home, Williamsport, Md.

Born June 22, 1909, in Baltimore, Md., she was the daughter of the late Lester Thomas and Molly McInturff Clem.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Enoch Washington Newlin, in 1958.

She was a homemaker.

She was of the Protestant faith.

She previously belonged to a bowling league.

Marie loved flowers, gardening and reading her Bible each night, and spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include two daughters, Mary E. Forrest and her husband, Phillip, of Smithsburg, Md., and Olivia V. Shank-Miller and her husband, Roger, of Clear Spring, Md.; four sons, Enoch L. Newlin and his wife, Wanda, of Waynesboro, Pa., William D. Newlin and his wife, Barbara, of Fairfield, Pa., Victor L. Newlin and his wife, Linda, of Hagerstown, and Donald W. Newlin and his wife, Pat, of Falling Waters, W.Va.; 22 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by one daughter, Nancy L. Cox; one son, Robert E. Newlin; and one brother, Lester Clem.

The service will be at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport Thursday, Sept. 17, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. John W. Schildt officiating. Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Williamsport.

The family will receive friends one hour before the service Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m. The funeral home will be open after 9 a.m. Thursday for the convenience of family and friends.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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