W.L. Hewitt

Published 2:21 pm Friday, October 12, 2018

1926 – 2018

W.L. Hewitt, 91, of Comfort, TX, passed away on September 16, 2018, in Kerrville TX. He was born in Orange, TX, on Feb. 24, 1926 to Oscar Hewitt and Florence Jackson. He served in WWII in the Army in the armored Tank division, receiving the Purple Heart and many other medals. Dub loved sports.  As an avid sportsman, his lifelong passions were hunting and fishing. He will be dearly missed by all those who came to know and love him.

Dub is preceded in death by his loving 1st wife and mother of his children, Lillie Belle Ousley Hewitt, and his second wife Miriam Mosely who he spent many years loving and enjoying retirement with.  He is also preceded in death by his daughter Mavis; two sisters Dorothy and Betty; and two brothers Bud and Gilbert.

He is survived by his children, Rita Gayle Trahan of Kerrville, Jesse Hewitt & wife Charlscie of Orange; stepchildren Nancy Green White and friend Mike Judge, Sandy O’Connor and her husband Dan. Grandchildren, Josie Hewitt & wife Mindy, Tracy Hewitt and friend Ronnie Newman, Tray Hicks & wife Kristina, T-Ray Springs, Shelley Spring Garcia & husband Mario, Tori Collet, Charity Montes Pittman & husband Lane, and Roy Montes;  He is also survived by eleven great grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.