Richard F. Newman
Richard F. "Dick" Newman, 88, of Northampton died on February 23 at home peacefully, surrounded by family. He was born in Northampton on September 4, 1932. Dick was the son of the late Lewis "Babe" and Katherine (Warren) Newman, Dick graduated from Northampton High School in 1951. He was a sergeant in the USMC 1951-1954. In August 1955 he married his late wife Elsie Leduc and graduated from American International College in 1958. Dick started the Newman (Employment) Agency and then served as the tax collector for the city of Northampton for 20 years. Dick served as a city councilor from 1966-1968 as a representative from the "Baystate" section of Northampton. He was a life member of...