Funeral Details for Late Mayor of College Place

<p>Mayor Rick Newby</p>

Mayor Rick Newby

A funeral for the late mayor of College Place will take place this Saturday.

The service for Richard Newby, which is open to the public, will begin at 1:30 p.m. at Blue Mountain Community Church on Sturm St. in Walla Walla.

Newby's burial will follow the service at Blue Mountain Memorial Gardens on Myra Rd. in Walla Walla.

Newby served as mayor of College Place for five years.

Members of the community said he was a caring individual, who worked hard for his city.