Gordon L. Newton, 60, a self-employed electrical contractor who owned Newton Electric, died Thursday (Oct. 2, 1997) in Lockport Memorial Hospital.
A native of Barker, he had served in the Navy.
Newton was an avid fisherman and hunter. He was a member of the Sunrise Optimist Club, Aerie 825, Fraternal Order of Eagles and Elks Lodge 41.
Surviving are his wife, the former Marcia L. Lawrence; a son, Michael; a daughter, Susan of Rochester; his parents, Lester and Clara Scharlau Newton; and a brother, Wayne.
Private funeral services will be held in the Lange Funeral Home, 186 East Ave.