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Janet Hubbard Newlon

Janet was born August 15th, 1928 to Howard and Marie Hubbard in Glenwood Springs, Colorado and passed away on January 17th at the Hospice Care Unit of Northern Colorado. At a young age her family moved to Basalt, Colorado to operate a grocery store. She spent most of her school years there before moving again to Glenwood Springs to finish high school. She later went to Colorado State College of Education and became a teacher for several years. She married Eugene Newlon of Greeley, Colorado and helped with the Newlon family potato chip business “Spud Chips.” Following that she owned and operated the Dolly Madison Creamery in Greeley while living in La Salle, Colorado. She was an avid bowler and received recognition at home and with traveling teams. Janet is survived by daughters Lynn Newlon of La Salle, Colorado and Rebecca Brewer of Greeley, Colorado, 5 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Sisters Betty Francis and Dorothy Henderson of Stockton, California survive as well as nieces and nephews. A memorial has been held at the Calvary Chapel in Greeley, Colorado.

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