William Hewitt

William Alan "Bill" Hewitt

Sunday, October 31st, 1954 - Monday, July 13th, 2020
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Obituary

William “Bill” Alan Hewitt, age 65, of Bloomingdale, died Monday July 13, 2020 at Albany Medical Center.
He was born in Saranac Lake, NY on October 31, 1954, the son of Jack and Mary (Stickney) Hewitt.
Bill was a lifelong resident and graduated from Saranac Lake High School in 1972. He voluntarily joined the Marine Corps serving from 1972 -1974 during the Vietnam war. He was honorably discharged with the rank of L/Cpl. Bill graduated North Country Community College in 1978 with an AAS Degree in Mental Health. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Bill is survived by his son William “BJ” Hewitt of Moira, NY and his daughter Michelle (Bryan) of North Carolina. He is also survived by four grandchildren, 1 great grandchild, his brother Dick (Brenda) Hewitt of Saranac Lake and sister Jody (Kevin) Sewell of PA, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, a brother John and two sisters: Patti and Ann.
Arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home, 20 Church Street, Saranac Lake, NY 12983. There will be no calling hours. A graveside service is tentatively set for Saturday August 8, 2020 at 10:00am at Brookside Cemetery in Bloomingdale, NY. Memorial contributions can be made to any Veterans Organization in Bill’s memory in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home. The family will be receiving visitors at his home on Saturday July 18, 2020.
Family and friends can also sign the online guest book and share their memories at fortunekeoughfuneralhome.com
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Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, August 8th, 2020 | 10:00am
    When
    Saturday, August 8th, 2020 10:00am
    Location
    Brookside Cemetery
    Address
    Route 3
    BLOOMINGDALE, NY 12913
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    Notes
    Graveside Service
    Officiant
    Andrew Cruz-Lillegard
  • Interment

    Location
    Brookside Cemetery
    Address
    Route 3
    BLOOMINGDALE, NY 12913
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  • Reception

    Location
    William Hewitts Home
    Address
    122 Fletcher Farm Road
    BLOOMINGDALE, NY 12913
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James S Russo

Posted at 02:50pm
I have known Bill Hewitt since I was 15 years old. We met when I moved to the small village of Bloomingdale New York in 1969. We all enjoyed being on the baseball team, going fishing together and Raising Cane has all young boys do especially back in the 60s and 70s. We joined the Boy Scouts troop 19 under the supervision of Sandy Hayes we learned how to work together, we earned many merit badges and enjoyed the camping and hiking and the Project's Sandy Hayes involved us in as a group. I remember one time at a Boy Scout camp near Malone New York Camp Bedford, entire Camp of well over 200 boys would gather before dinner in a quasi-military setting. I remember a 50 foot flag pole that had gotten in Tangled so the flag could not be raised. Bill said I'll go up there and fix it Sandy Hayes nodded and Bill shimmied up that pole like it was nothing to unhook the Rope shimmied back down and the flag was raised properly without any further hold up. Bloomingdale was a great town and the Hewitt family was open arms. I'll never forget going up in that town with friends like Bill I would do it over and over and over again if I could. I'll remember Bill throughout the balance of my life and hope and pray that one day we will meet again in the next life he was a good friend and I'll never forget him rest in peace bill condolences and prayers to your family AFA Jim Russo
KY

Kathleen Van Yserloo

Posted at 05:32am
R.I.P. Bill

Thalene Bates

Posted at 05:21pm
BJ and Michelle we are so sorry for your loss. I know you will cherish his memories and all those you have of him. I didn’t know your Dad but I know he has a couple of great children so he must have been a good man! We keep you in our thoughts and prayers. God bless.
With much love, Thalene, Ric and Barbara
 
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Jacy Wilson Posted at 10:12am

I’m Bills niece Jacy. Bi and Michelle I’m so sorry. He was a great man. He was a great uncle as well. He will be dearly missed. Love you uncle Bill. Say hi to mom for me
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