State Recognized Funeral Service for the late Dr. Eugene Glenwood Newry, Former Diplomat, Educator & Neurosurgeon, age 86 years, will be held on Friday, June 17, 2022 at 11:00 am, at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, West Hill Street. Officiating will be Father Glen Nixon assisted by Deacon Devereaux King. Interment will follow in the Catholic Cemetery, Tyler Street.
Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, masks and physical distancing are required.
Memories will always live in the hearts and minds of his Wife: Françoise Torchon-Newry, and their four children: Alain Torchon-Newry, Eugene Torchon-Newry (Yvette), Mitsouko Bernard, and Pascale Newry-Guy (Michael).
Left to cherish him fondly in their memories are his Brothers and sisters: Randolyn Newry (Florence), Florence Pedican, Alphonso Newry Sr. (Patricia), Dereck Newry (Louise), and Yvonne Sands; Grandchildren: Ameera and Anjali Ishmael-Newry; Gabrielle and Matthew Pintard-Newry; Imanuel and Michael Bernard (Hannah); and Catherine Newry, Sebastian, and Joshua Guy; Great Grandchildren: Bruce and Emma Bernard; Numerous nieces and nephews: Katra, Cecilee, Lewellyn (Nicole), Garfield (Antoinette), Rhonda, Hollis (Barry), Berton (Maria), Sheldon, Claudia (Theodore), Eugene, Dwight (Milissa), Natasha, Shawn (Andrew), Reggie, Tricia (Maurice), Soniquia, Mikelle (Carson), Randolyn Jr., Ethan, Kendra, Nikera, Renardo, Mario, Mariette, Marelle, Alphonso Jr., Autneal, Keith, Camille (Kevin), Chandra, Everette III, Natasha, Clarence, Chrisnar, Antonique, Toyel Sr. (Cindina), Cyprianna (Ricardo), Kijana (Wesley), Antonio, Cyprian Jr., Trayon, Dennis, Dereck Jr., Antonia, Tamika, Shemika, Makeda, Shakera, and Andre Torchon (Alise); Friends and other relatives: including Raymonde Torchon and family; Marjorie Davis; the family of Mrs. Zoe Galanis; Aura, Tanya and Raquel Maycock; Diana and Taa O’Leary; Eric Cottell; James and Richard Moir; Patricia Treco and family; Hartlyn, Nicole, Michelle and Obie Roberts; Larry and Linda Davis; Ed and Michelle Fields; Tony Turnquest; Syd Ward and family; Jimmy Farquharson; Sonny Russell; Elroy Brice; Andre Pierre; Merrie Mills; Rebecca and Alex Torchon; Anne-Marie Torchon and family; Ghislaine Torchon; Claire Torchon; Jean-Claude Torchon and family; Ricardo and Rachel Calixte; the Torchon and Calixte families; The Most Reverend Drexel Gomez (ret.); Dr. Barrett McCartney; Dr. Percival McNeil; Dr. K. Jonathan Rodgers; Dr. Harold Munnings; Dr. Ellen Strachan-Moxey; Dr. Agreta Eneas-Carey; Dr. Jimmy Abubakar; Dr. Magnus Ekedede; Dr. Perry and Carmen Gomez; Dr. Tarun Arora; Dr. Liz Darville; Dr. Charles Diggiss; Dr. Gregory Pinto; Dr. Gerard and Carmen Huguet; Dr. Roger Weir; Yvette, Sandrine and Lionel Huguet; Ray Claridge; Mr. and Mrs. Barry Rassin; Mary Sweetnam; Carolyn Bartlett and family; William Godfrey Eneas; Gusno Hilaire and family; Michelet and Laverne Edee; Robin and Cliff Rahming; Gail Wisdom; Guy Charles Antoine and family; Distinguished friends and colleagues: Prime Minister Perry Christie; Prime Minister Philip Davis; Prime Minister Hubert Minnis; Hon., Min. Frederick Mitchell; Sir Arthur Foulkes and Lady Joan Foulkes; Hon. Janet Bostwick; Hon. Michael Foulkes; Hon. Jeffrey Lloyd, Hon. Dion Foulkes; Hon. Dioniso D’Aguilar; Hon. Sharon Wilson and spouse; Hon. Alfred Sears and Marion Bethel-Sears; Att. Gen. Carl and Lisa Bethel and the 2012 Corps of Bahamian Ambassadors.
With deep gratitude to the Staff of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Embassy staff in Washington D.C., the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Mexico, and the Mission staff in New York City; all members of St. Francis Xavier Cathedral; doctors, nurses and staff of both the Princess Margaret Hospital and Doctor’s Hospital; Stephan Collins and staff at Government Printing; University of the Bahamas faculty and staff; outpatient caregivers, Mr. Brown, Alonso and Alex Emengone among numerous others.
May His Soul Rest in Peace!
Former Diplomat Dr. Eugene Newry will lie-in-state on Thursday, June 16th, 2022 in Suite ‘B’ of Bethel Brothers Morticians and Crematorium, #44A Nassau Street, from 12:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. There will be no viewing at the church.
For those unavailable to attend in person, you will be able to attend online. Please access https://fb.me/e/2bRsBxvw3 for further details.