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Cindy Granier
Administrative Assistant

UH security office succumbs to illness

UH Security Officer Succumbs to Illness

Houston, June 13, 2018 —University of Houston Security Officer Lead Loretta Newman passed away on Monday, June 11.

Newman, who succumbed to illness, was employed at UH for 16 years and made many friends. She also gained the respect and confidence of all those who worked with her.

She was known for being a good person, good employee and good friend. Many people at the University depended on her. She will be missed.

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The University of Houston is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research university recognized by The Princeton Review as one of the nation's best colleges for undergraduate education. UH serves the globally competitive Houston and Gulf Coast Region by providing world-class faculty, experiential learning and strategic industry partnerships. Located in the nation's fourth-largest city, UH serves more than 45,300 students in the most ethnically and culturally diverse region in the country.