Submitted by Melva L. Taylor
The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois
March 19, 1971 - Friday, pg 2
FRANK G. HEWITT
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.