Darlene L. Newlan, 62, of Keokuk, died at 11:17 PM Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at the Keokuk Area Hospital.
Born October 10, 1957, in Linton, IN, she was the daughter of Delmer and Marjorie Buck Hartsburg. On July 14, 1979, she married Michael Eugene Newlan in Grace Bible Church. He passed on January 24, 2017.
Darlene dedicated her life to caring for her family and she was the most happy when surrounded by those she loved.
She was an avid reader and was a fan of soap operas, especially "Days of Our Lives". Most of all, she was a people person and liked to make others smile.
Survivors include two daughters, Casey McGann and Nicole (Steve) Coward both of Burlington; one son, Clayton (Amanda) Newlan of Colusa, IL; 14 grandchildren, Noah, Ethan, Olivia, Liam McGann, Rayne, Raidyn, Stevyn, Jacey Coward, Aubrey & Miah Newlan, Allen and Tyler Whittemore, Mikala Tranter, and Clayton Newlan, Jr.; two great-grandchildren, Madison and Zachariah Moreno; many nieces and nephews; three brothers, Dean Hartsburg of Keokuk, Doug Hartsburg and Dan (Julie) Hartsburg both of Trenton, IA; her mother-in-law; three brothers-in-law and two sisters-in-law.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two brothers, Dallas and Richard.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Prugh Crematory.
There will be no visitation or services at this time.
Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home is in care of the arrangements.
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