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Michael J. Newton

1st Lt. Michael J. Newton Age: 31 Hometown: Orlando Branch of service: Army Reserves Military job: Transportation mobilization in Iraq Relatives: Wife, Ronni Newton of Orlando; parents, John and Roberta Newton; brother, Timothy Newton, all of Millersville, Pa.; grandmothers, Grace Bittner of Lancaster, Pa., Lillian Wexler of Riverdale, N.Y.; in-laws, Stanley and Joan Lotto; brother-in-law, Donald Lotto, all of Orlando; sister-in-law, Stephanie Lotto of Brooklyn, N.Y. About Newton: He is an Osceola County corrections officer. He has been in the Army for 101/2 years.