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Newton-Bartlett Funeral Home
42 Main Street
Newport, NH 03773
Tel: (603) 863-2113

Our facility is wheelchair accessible
   


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Newton-Bartlett Funeral Home in Newport has been in business since 1876. 

David A. Newton established the home at that time and brought his two sons in making it a family run affair as it still is today. Dixi Crosby Newton eventually took over the business from his father and carried on the profession until his death in 1959. He had moved the funeral home to its present location in 1938 following the passing of Newport’s beloved physician, Dr. John Cain, where it was his practice and residence.  Most people remember Clinton S. "Junior" Bartlett who became a funeral director in 1942 and then a partner in 1953.  He started with Dixi during high school and received his Mortuary Science education at the New England Institute at Kenmore Square in Boston.  Mr. Bartlett proceeded to an apprenticeship in Worcester under George Longstreet before returning to Newport.  Junior died in 2008 but spent most of his life as a funeral director.  Bertha Emond wrote an article in 1977 for the Eagle Times and stated that Junior and his brother, Howard, owned Bartlett Brothers Monuments and Potted Plants while running the funeral home.  The photo, shown at the bottom of this page, with the article shows the funeral home in the building to the right of its present location. 

Junior was a kind and caring man and we thank him for his many years of service and attention to the families in Newport and the greater community.

 

 

 

A funeral is a way to share and celebrate the life of your loved one with family and friends. The passing of that special someone evokes emotions beyond compare with anything experienced in life. In attempting to cope with that loss people have been turning to individuals who have dedicated much of their lives to caring for the deceased. More importantly it should be said that we have dedicated much of our lives to caring for the living…..
You, the survivor.

 

During the first part of the 1900's 

 

 

 

 

During the first part of the 1900's

 

 


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Linda Manseau
Aug 23, '15
 
Lillian LaPointe
Aug 23, '15
Lillian LaPointe
Terry Bressette
Aug 22, '15
 
Shirley Andrew
Aug 21, '15
Shirley Andrew
Elizabeth "Betty" Caron
Aug 19, '15
Elizabeth
James Carrier
Aug 17, '15
James Carrier
Robert (Bob) McMahon
Aug 16, '15
Robert (Bob) McMahon
Richard Velte, Jr.
Jul 23, '15
Richard Velte, Jr.
Bert King
Jul 22, '15
Bert King
Raymond Frappier
Jul 20, '15
Raymond Frappier
Deborah Lessard
Jul 11, '15
 
Virginia Parker
Jul 09, '15
Virginia Parker
H. Newcomb Eldredge
Jul 09, '15
H. Newcomb Eldredge
Robert Donth, III
Jul 07, '15
Robert Donth, III
Richard Benson
Jun 29, '15
Richard Benson
Rose Booth
Jun 29, '15
 
Bratan Robillard
Jun 25, '15
 
Roberta Millwood
Jun 25, '15
 
Jamie Barton
Jun 22, '15
Jamie Barton
Rodney Chandler
Jun 22, '15
Rodney Chandler

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