Arleen P. Newitt passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at the age of 72. Beloved wife of Robert Bruce Newitt for 53 years. Mother of Aaron B. Newitt (Raegan) and Monica Newitt Mielke (Daniel). Grandmother of Brandt Robert Newitt and Sheridan Lynn Newitt. Daughter of the late Amory G. Planchard and Elaine J. Planchard. Sister of Amory G. Planchard, Jr. (Barbara).
Mrs. Newitt was a passionate artist and a lover of cats. Arleen enjoyed gardening and cooking. Family time was her favorite time and she loved cooking big Italian meals for her husband, children and grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, starting at 10:00 AM, followed by a Memorial Mass in the Chapel at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow in Greenwood Mausoleum.
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