“Bob” Robert Newman’s Story

Site created on April 16, 2018

Bob and Shirley Anne Sheet are now part of history.   Please note:  Donations made to Caring Bridge do not go to Bob or his sister Shirl.  We used  this site to try to keep everyone updated in one place via the journal updates below.   

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Journal entry by Brad Winter

Our Bob and Shirl Sheets are part of history.

Robert “Bob” Newman Sheets Dec. 17, 1934 - April 18, 2018. 
Celebrations of his life included:
*South High Class of ‘53 Remembrance Memorial at Castle Marne, April 2018 and reunion.
* Sigma Chi Beta Mu Memorial, May 2018.
* Colorado Council on the Arts and Humanities alum (See, e.g. below re  The TANK) 
* Ruffner Family Society board 
* DU tribute at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_IdJrnl6VTY />Shirley Ann Sheets, Bob’s sister, passed away Nov. 15, 2018.
* Their “Cultural Center” on South Steele was closed out by extraordinarily dedicated friends.
* The Newman Collection: A Family Historical Collection, Archive and Library, inspired by the life of Boston Patriot Robert Newman (1752-1804), is held by the American Antiquarian Society for public viewing by future generations....   

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