David W. Newnam, 63, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, passed peacefully from an extended illness on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016.

David W. Newnam, 63, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, passed peacefully from an extended illness on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016.

He is survived by his wife, Dr. Lisa Linning-Newnam; his father, Eugene E. Newnam; sister, Sandi (Lou) Ferdon; sister-in-law, Mary Newnam; nieces, Amy (Jason) Rosillo; Sarah (Bob) Dyxin; and Kyra Newnam; nephews, Matthew Ferdon and Kyle (Erin) Newnam; and several great-nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother, Marilyn J. Newnam; brother, Tracy J. Newnam; and nephew, Joshua T. Newnam.

His wishes were to be cremated. David will be laid to rest with his brother, Tracy, at Oakwood Cemetery, in Geneseo.