Effie A. Newberg, Lakeland, Fla., passed away Monday, July 2, 2018. A native of Plymouth, she was born on April 2, 1928, to Francis and Treva Whiteleather. She was married to Raymond Newberg in 1947.
She moved to Lakeland in 1977. She was a retired bookkeeper. She was also a member of the First Baptist Church at the Mall.
She was a beloved mother and grandmother and an avid crafter. She was an active member of Take off Pounds Sensibly (T.O.P.S.) and Stitches of Love.
Effie Newberg is survived by her son, Dennis Newberg, her daughter, Marjorie Albright and her granddaughter, Susanna Albright, all from Lakeland, Fla. She is also survived by many nieces. She was preceded in her death by her husband, Raymond Newberg and son-in-law, Larry F. Albright.
Visitation was held from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Friday in Davisd Russell Funeral Home. Funeral Home 2005 S. Bartow Road Lakeland, FL 3380. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, July 6, in the David Russell Funeral Home
Internment will be in Donaldson, with her husband.
Van Gilder Funeral Home, Plymouth is assisting the family with local arrangements.