Evelyn Irene Hewitt
HEWITT - At Eastport Memorial Nursing Home, Eastport, Maine, on March 10, 2014, Evelyn Irene Hewitt, at the age of 96, formerly of Rolling Dam, N.B.
Evelyn was born March 3, 1918 at Pennfield, N.B. The daughter of the late George and Maude (Trynor) Young.
At the age of 12, she moved to Milltown, N.B. to live with her sister until she married the late Alton Hewitt in 1936. She moved to Rolling Dam, N.B. where they had three children, Arnold, Darrell and Linda. Later, she and her husband moved to Calais, Maine in 1966. She was employed many years at the Calais Regional Hospital as a certified nurses aide. She was a member of Rolling Dam United Church of Canada, Kirk McColl United Church, Junior Ladies Auxiliary St. Croix Branch No. 9 in St. Stephen, the Royal Canadian Legion St. Croix Branch No. 9 in St. Stephen, St. Croix Valley Senior Citizens Club, Happy Gang Seniors in Calais, Maine and a member of the seniority of the Calais Hospital.
She was predeceased by her husband, four brothers and two sisters.
Surviving are three children, Arnold and wife Gayle, Darrell and wife Alberta, and daughter Linda and husband Wayne Porter. She had 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren. Also surviving is her sister, Esther Johnson.
Resting at The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home, 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, N.B. from where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 2 PM.
Visiting hours will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM.
Interment at Rolling Dam Cemetery, Rolling Dam, N.B., at a later date.
For those who wish, remembrances to the Charlotte County Cancer or a charity of one's choice would be appreciated by the family.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, N.B. in care of funeral arrangements.