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Kenneth M. Hewitt

Born: Wed., Nov. 21, 1934
Died: Wed., Feb. 26, 2014


4:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Fri., Feb. 28, 2014
Location: Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Sat., Mar. 01, 2014
Location: Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home

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Kenneth M. Hewitt age 79 of Burkesville, KY(the Casey Fork Community) passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at his home.  Ken was born on November 21, 1934 in Canada to the late Russell and Glea Hewitt.  He was a former machinist and the owner of Hewitt Grocery in the Grider Community of Cumberland County for many years.  

Survivors Include:
His Wife- Janie Hewitt of Burkesville, KY
Five Daughters- Debra Hewitt and Cheryl Hewitt both of Lawrence, Kansas, Gwen Fields and her husband Donnie of Marrowbone, KY, Vicki Adams and her husband Jeff of Willow Shade, KY, and Donna Tatusch and her husband Ron of Arlington, New Jersey
Two Sons- Russell Hewitt of San Diego, California and Steve Manthei and his wife Dawn of Marrowbone, KY
One Brother- Rodney Hewitt of San Diego, California
15 Grandchildren, 12 Great Grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral Service:
Saturday, March 01, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Dutch Creek Cemetery. Family requests visitation from 4:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. Friday, February 28, 2014 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in Burkesville.

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Amy Smith
   Posted Thu February 27, 2014
I am so sorry for your loss. At this difficult time please remember the Bible’s promise at Acts 24:15, “There is going to be a resurrection.” May the God of all comfort, comfort you in all your trials. – 2 Corinthians 1:3,4

   Posted Fri February 28, 2014


Thoughts and prayers with your family. Celebrate the life of a good man. God is good, All is well. JB Sophia and family

Vanessa Metzger
   Posted Fri February 28, 2014
To Deb and Cheryl----So sorry to hear about the loss of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you both. Praying for your save travel, and that you may find peace and comfort with family and friends during this difficult time. Not a week goes by that I don't think of my departed father and smile. So many memories. Such a presence in my life. I'm sure it will be the same for you. Just the smallest most simple things will remind me of him, and how much he is missed and remembered. Enternal Peace for your father, and solice for those he has left behind struggling in this world. Vanessa.

Lisa Eldridge
   Posted Fri February 28, 2014
Sorry for your loss. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

Trish Hadl Gifford
   Posted Fri February 28, 2014
Deb, Cheryl and Family sorry to hear of your father passing. Just wanted you to know I was thinking about you. Trish

Joycelyn Blackburn and husband Jack
   Posted Fri February 28, 2014
Our prayers are with you at this time of loss.

Elizabeth Suiter
   Posted Sat March 01, 2014
Deb, Cheryl & Russell, I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. My prayers to you and your families. Send my love and big hugs.
Liz Suiter ( Kolerich ) & Family

Pam & Dale Scott
   Posted Sun March 02, 2014
So sorry to here of Kens passing. He was a great man... He saved us from going hungry back in the 70's.. Will never forget him. He will be truly missed by all. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all