William Hewlett

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until the time of funeral services at  4 p.m. Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville for William Dale Hewlett.

Mr. Hewlett, 75, died February 6 at Des Peres Hospital in St. Louis.

He was born July 4, 1942 in Alton, the son of the late William Joseph and Geneva (Miller) Hewlett. He married the former Linda O’Neal in 1981.

He grew up in Greene and Jersey Counties and graduated with the class of 1961 from Litchfield High School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during the Vietnam War. He worked for many years as a custodian at Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey and after his retirement he owned his own lawn service company, serving many homeowners and businesses throughout Jersey County.

Surviving is his wife; a daughter; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a sister and many extended family.

Military honors were conducted by the Jerseyville American Legion Post #492; private interment will take place at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis.

Memorials may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.