Frank G. Hewitt Dies, Services Saturday

Walnut: - Frank G. Hewitt, 66, Walnut, died in Peoria early Thursday morning. He was a former auctioneer.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Ross Funeral Home, Walnut, with the Rev. Ray F. Baldwin officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Cemetery.

Friends may visit the funeral home after 7 p.m. Friday.

Mr. Hewitt was born Aug. 29, 1884, in Manlius, the son of George W. and Mary L. Hewitt. He married Gertrude Plumley in Manlius, April 5, 1906. He was a member of the United Methodist Church.

Survivors include one daughter, Mary Jane Ward, Walnut; one grandson, Robert Ward, Princeton; three granddaughters, Mrs. Karla Keller, Montezuma, Ind.; Miss Sherrie and Miss Patty Ward, both of Sterling; two great grandchildren, Robyn and Robert Jr., Princeton; two brothers, Stacy, Manlius, and Albert, Winter Haven, Fla.; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded by his wife, four sisters and one brothers.

(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, Mar. 19, 1971, pg. 2, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)




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