Barbara Newell Finn, 68, loved NYC and its Broadway shows

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Barbara Newell Finn, 68, of Calabash, died Monday, April 25, 2016, at the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick in Bolivia. Barbara was born on November 4, 1947, in Long Island City, N.Y., a daughter of the late Sebastian and Elizabeth Newell.

Barbara was a native New Yorker who traveled back to New York City frequently. She loved the city and particularly enjoyed going to Broadway shows.

Surviving are her three sisters, Elizabeth Cotter (William), Patricia Riker (Joseph) and Margaret Gruber (William), all of Calabash; and aunt, several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephew and numerous cousins.

Services will be held in New York at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28412.

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