Priscilla L. (Billard) Newell, 90, of Onset, died January 23, 2014 in the Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation Center – Forestview. She was the widow of the late Brayton Newell and the daughter of the late Martin and Mary (Ransom) Billard.
She was born in Onset and lived there all of her life.
Mrs. Newell was a loving neighbor who always opened her arms to the children in the neighborhood. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, knitting and being with her family.
Survivors include 2 daughters, Marilou Newell of Mattapoisett and Joyce Morrison of Wareham; a son, James Newell of Wareham; 4 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; 4 great great grandchildren.
Her funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., Wareham. Burial will be in Agawam Cemetery.
Visiting hours are from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Disabled American Veteran’s Assoc., 807 Maine Ave., S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024.