The following was submitted by Brad L. Bettenhausen, President of the Tinley Park Historical Society
Blue Island Sun-Standard - December 18, 1947
Daniel Newman, formerly residing at 135th and Crawford Ave., died Friday morning. He was born in Bremen Township, April 19, 1871, the son of the late John and Rosanna (nee Tierny), and had resided in this community his lifetime.
Remains was at rest in the home of his niece Mrs. Lillie Willis, 2322 W. 122nd St., from Saturday evening until the hour of the funeral which was held at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon, Dec. 15, with the Rev. Emil Helm officiating.
Interment was in the family lot in Bachelor's Grove cemetery.
Mr. Newman was the husband of Dora, brother of John Newman of Witchita, Kansas, and Mrs. Dolly Hewson of Snohomish, Wash.
The funeral home at 2601 Vermont St., were in charge of arrangements.