Frederick A. “Fred” Hewitt, Sr., 79, of North Webster, IN passed away at 5:03 a.m. on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at his home. He was born on June 2, 1941 in Syracuse, In to Charles Edward & Mary Elizabeth (Strieby) Hewitt.
He attended Syracuse Public Schools and was a lifetime Syracuse / North Webster area resident. He was married on April 22, 1966 in Syracuse, IN to Beckyjo Hall who survives. He retired in 2003 from Sweetlix in Syracuse after 35 years and was formerly employed at Lakeland Sanitation and Crestview Farms in Syracuse.
He formerly attended the Baptist Church and Zion Church both in Syracuse.
He is survived by:
Wife – Beckyjo Hewitt of North Webster
Son – Frederick (Maureen) Hewitt Jr. of Cromwell
Daughter – Brandi Leigh (Michael) Bailey of North Webster
9 Grand & 8 Gt. Grandchildren
Sister – Betty Miller of Syracuse
He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter – Marcie Hewitt, son – William Monroe Hewitt, sister – Shirley Hewitt, and brother – Kenneth Hewitt.
Visitation will be from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 13, 2020 at Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN. Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 14, 2020 in the Syracuse Cemetery.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Frederick Hewitt Funeral Fund, c/o Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN 46567.