George A. Hewitt
WWII Veteran, Lion's Club member
PEPPERELL -- George A. Hewitt, of Pepperell, died Friday, January 17, 2014, at The Highlands in Fitchburg.
He was born in St. Albans, Vermont, February 28, 1927, son of the late George A. and Cora (Steen) Hewitt.
A veteran of WWII where he served in the United States Navy.
Employed in the flooring industry for his working years, he owned and operated, George Hewitt and Son Flooring and Carpentry.
He was a resident of Pepperell for over 40 years, and he was an active member of the community. He was a longtime member of Lions Club International where served as past President, as well as in other capacities. He was also a member of the American Legion Lawrence Gay Post in Groton.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Jacqueline A. (Mayou) Hewitt of Pepperell; three children, George "Tooky" Hewitt Jr. of Townsend, Dennis Hewitt of West Townsend, and Jodi Goss of Dunstable, and was father of the late John Hewitt. He is also survived by his stepchildren. Ronald Garland of Chambersburg, PA, Debbie Fullington of Sierra Vista, AZ; and his three sisters, Judith, Unis, and Carolyn and the late Margaret, Helen, and Shirley. He was also the grandfather to 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
HEWITT -- of Pepperell, January 17, 2014, George A. Hewitt, died Friday, at the Highlands in Fitchburg. Private Services will be held in the spring. For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made in Mr. Hewitt's memory to Lions Club International Foundation Department, 4547 Carol Stream, Illinois 60122-4547 www.lcif.org Arrangements by Hamilton-McGAFFIGAN Funeral Home, Pepperell, MA. Please see www.mcgaffiganfuneral.com
Hamilton-McGaffigan Funeral Home
37 Main St Pepperell, MA 01463
Published in Nashoba Publishing on Jan. 31, 2014