Anita Newell

Anita Newell


NEWELL: Anita Newell on Wednesday, May 16, 2018; Predeceased by her younger brother, Alex Newell; Survived by nephew, Sam Elsamman and niece, Sima Newell. Anita graduated from Columbia University with a degree in library science and went to work for Westinghouse Research where she worked for 32 years as head of their Technical Library. Anita was vice president of the Biblical Archaeological Society of Pittsburgh, which she enjoyed very much. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside, on Friday May 18, 2018 at 1:00 PM. Visitation one half-hour prior to services (12:30 – 1:00 PM). Interment Beth Abraham Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Attn: Office of External and Government Relations, 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

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