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Sam Newbury (1945-2014)

Longtime Mister Rogers' Neighborhood producer Sam Newbury passed away last week at the age of 69.

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In addition to his production work, Mr. Newbury worked closely with Fred Rogers in extending the Neighborhood message beyond the television screen through educational programs, materials, and services. From the Neighborhood Archive, we offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Sam Newbury.

You can read Mr. Newbury's full obituary written for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

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