OLEAN - Natalie Eileen Hewitt, 29, of 949 Hartwig Road, passed away Thursday (June 5, 2014) in Fayetteville, N.C.
Born March 19, 1985, in Wellsville, she was the daughter of Ted and Joni Buck Hewitt. Natalie graduated from Portville Central School in 2003. She obtained a bachelor of arts in English with a minor in French in 2008, and a master of arts in English in 2010 from SUNY Fredonia.
Until recently, Natalie had been employed by Eden Heights of Olean in the activities department, and then Golden Living in Lumberton, N.C., also in activities. Natalie truly loved working with the elderly and planned to continue her career in that field. She loved reading, writing, music and spending time with friends.
In addition to her parents, Natalie is survived by her brother, Benjamin W. (Kathleen) Hewitt of Olean; two half-sisters, Jennifer E. Green of Wellsville and Jennifer L. Dougherty of Riverdale, Ga.; three nephews, Dominic, Brayden and Wyatt; a niece, Autumn; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Natalie was predeceased by her maternal grandparents, Etheli and Edward Buck Jr.; her paternal grandparents, Wanda and Harold Hewitt; and two uncles, Edward Buck III and Wayne Hewitt.
Honoring her request, there will be no public visitation or services. Arrangements are under the direction of the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home Inc., 646 E. State St., Olean.
Online condolences may be made at www.LetroMcIntoshSpinkFuneralHome.com.