- Thursday, March 28, 2013
Newtown native Paul VanderWende, 57, died Friday, March 22, after a long battle with cancer.
Mr VanderWende is survived by his mother, Lorraine VanderWende, of Newtown; his wife Sarah VanderWende, of Antrim, N.H.; a brother and sister-in-law, James and Shelley VanderWende; and an aunt and uncle, Sherley and Edward Asid.
In addition to the abovementioned, Mr VanderWende is survived by a stepson and wife; two grandsons; cousins; a nephew and a niece. His father, Paul VanderWende III, predeceased him.