MANLIUS – Clayton S. Hewitt, 94, of Manlius, passed away on Monday, October 19, 2020 at his home. Clayton was born in Manlius on October 9, 1926, the son of Stacy and Nettie (Olson) Hewitt. He married Elaine Nelson on June 19, 1949 in New Bedford. He was an US Army veteran and served in the Korean War. Clayton worked as a farmer for 20 years, and later for Michlig Agri-Center for an additional 20 years. Clayton was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Manlius, Manlius Sportsman Club, Good Samaritan’s Club, and the Rolle Bolle Club. He was also an avid camper.
Survivors include his wife, Elaine Hewitt of Princeton; one daughter, Lori Owen of Manlius; one son, Robin (Kelli Jo) Hewitt of Manlius; one brother, Ronald (Connie) Hewitt of Sarasota, FL; four grandchildren, Cassie Hewitt of Manlius, Stephanie (Mike) Murphy of Princeville, Danielle (fiancé Jeremy Stout) Hewitt of Kewanee, and Taylor (Tyler) Watson of Stark, FL; five great-grandchildren, Bradley, Elaina, Deaglan, Aksel, and Aria; and many nieces and nephews.
Clayton was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters; and five brothers.
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