DEXTER - Ronald Edwin Hewitt, 71, died July 25, 2006, at the Beverly Health and Rehabilitation Center at Dexter.
Born Oct. 8, 1934, at Toronto, Canada, son of the late James William and Aline Webber Hewitt, he was a truck driver and a veteran of the United States Army.
On March 13, 1965, at Sylvania, Ohio, he was united in marriage to Sarah Anne Williams, who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: three daughters, Ramona Marie Burress of Franklin, Tenn., Melissa Anne McGuire of Dexter and Rhonda Sue Rowles of Altus, Okla.; one brother, James Hewitt of Detroit, Mich.; two sisters, Helen May of Redford, Mich. and Nancy Turco of Detroit; and eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his mom, Isabell Hewitt, who raised him since the age of two; and one brother, Robert Hewitt.
Graveside will be conducted at 3 p.m. today with Jim Carlton officiating at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield.