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(November 5, 1943 – January 21, 2016)

Jewell Leos, 72, of Midland, passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at Medilodge of Midland. She was born in Midland, Michigan on November 5, 1943, the daughter of Archie and Belva (Beech) Newman. Jewell worked for Midland Hospital, Tendercare, Pinecrest and Michigan Unemployment retiring in 2002. Jewell was an avid reader, loved music, enjoyed camping and loved her cats.Jewell is survived by her daughters; Kelley (Alex) Dominguez, Kori (Roy) Fuller, Shirley Pierce, and Lauri Bonnell, and her son Ray (Carrie Roebuck) Leos, 14 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother Larry Newman.Jewell was predeceased by her daughter Christy Hein, sisters Jane Iverson and Bonnie Johnson, and her brother Eldon Newman.A private family service will take place at a later date.Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Midland Humane Society and Pardee Cancer Treatment Center.On Line condolences can be left at smithminer.com