Willard G. "Willie" New, 77, of Noblesville, passed away on Friday, February 16, 2018 at Riverview Health. He was born on April 19, 1940 to Kenneth and Sally (Cassada) New in New Castle, Indiana.
Willie proudly served his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He thoroughly loved his career as a jeweler for over 35 years at Smith Jewelers. Willie was a very giving man who never met a stranger. He enjoyed horse racing and lived his life to the fullest. Most of all, Willie was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother.
He is survived by his wife, Janice New; son, Branden New (Vickie Lovell); daughter, Kimberly Quigley; siblings, Geraldine Harmon and William New; and grandchildren, Ryan New, Brandie New, Cameron New, Adam Quigley and Alison Quigley.
In addition to his parents, Willie was preceded in death by his siblings, Joyce Dalton, Junior New, Claude New, John New, Naomi Adamson and 2 infants at birth.
Services will be held at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road in Noblesville, with visitation from 1:30 pm to the time of service. Rev. Richard D. Bell will officiate. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Noblesville.