+ Bloch, Henry L.

May 22, 2003 + Henry L. Bloch + (updated: 6/10/03)

HENRY L. BLOCH, 56, of Ridgefield Park died Thursday, May 22. He had been a systems programmer for Fleet Bank. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of American Legion Post 40, Ridgefield Park. He was a parishioner of St. Francis R.C. Church, Ridgefield Park, where he served as an usher. He was a member of the New Jersey Live Steam Train Club and Continue reading

+ Newcombe, Jack

April 28, 2002 + Jack Newcombe + (updated: 4/29/02)

Jack Newcombe of Goolwa South Australia, Australia past away yesterday he was 84 he was an honorary member of Waushakum Live Steamers and Pioneer Valley Live steamers he started in the hobby later in life, he helped build the Morphett Vale 71/4 Gauge club and was president for a while.
He built Two South Australian Railways engines a 4-8-4. 4-6-2 also two Stanier Black Fives, Pensy E-3 and a couple of Diesels as well, he will be missed by all at Waushakum for his whit and humor.

Submitted by:
Bob Newcombe (Jack’s son)
President of Waushakum Live Steamers

+ Miller, Jr., Jack

August 18, 2001 + Jack Miller, Jr. + (updated: 8/27/01) 

It is with a very heavy heart that I must report the very unexpected passing of Jack Miller Jr. Jack was very involved with the Independant Live Steamers and had recently taken on the job of editor for their Newsletter. I hope others will be better able to fill you in with details, I am still unable to deal with his tragic loss. We had only recently gotten to know each other, but I feel Continue reading

+ Morewood, Bill

August 6, 2007 + Bill Morewood + (updated: 8/31/07)

William Henry Morewood (Bill), age 86, formerly of Pennington, NJ, died at Attleboro Nursing Center, Langhorne, PA on Monday, August 6, 2007.

Born in Rosemont, PA, May 15, 1921, Bill graduated from Haverford School (1939) and Cornell University (1943) with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He served in the Continue reading

+ Smith, Charles

Charles Smith + March 12, 2001

Charles Smith 83 yrs.old. passed away March 12th. He was a member for many years at Waushakum he was known to operate the switch at the end of the yard at meets.
He worked for the B&M for 40 years in various jobs .

Submitted by:
Arhtur Butler, Waushakum Live Steamers