HEWITT, Gerald 'Getts' Sep 20, 1932 – Oct 15, 2020

Gerald “Getts” Hewitt, 88, of Burnettsville, Indiana, passed away peacefully on Thursday, the 15th of October at 3:51 p.m. at the Bloom Senior Living Center in Kokomo.He was born in Winamac, Indiana, on Sept. 20, 1932, to Chester and Luetta Reinholt Hewitt.
He graduated from Logansport High School in 1951. Gerald married Kathleen Sue “Katie” Boatman at the Wheatland Avenue Methodist Church on Aug. 1, 1954.
He was a member of Calvary Presbyterian Church earlier in life and was more recently a member of Gospel Light Mission Church in Kokomo, Indiana.
Gerald and Katie lovingly raised three daughters. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He loved his family unconditionally.
Getts played football, basketball and baseball for LHS. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, traditional archery and caring for his many dogs over the years.
Gerald retired from Logansport City Police Department.
He is survived by daughters, Karen (Steve Quillen), of Simpsonville, South Carolina, and Suze (Michael Reynolds), of Kokomo, Indiana; siblings, Ethel Campbell, Dallas Hewitt, and Shirley Hallam ( Jack); sister-in-law, Becky Scott Hewitt; grandchildren, Stephanie and Andy Kalinoski, Charlotte, North Carolina, Michael and Shannon Quillen, Chesapeake, Virginia, Katie Reynolds, Kokomo, Michael and Mel Reynolds, Fishers, Indiana, and Taylor Reynolds, Kokomo; great-grandchildren, Mia, Collin, Trevor, Harrison and Matthew; as well as many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Gerald was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Katie; daughter, Brenda (Dave Sanders); brothers, Harold Reinholt (Marlene) and Jack Hewitt; sister-in-law, Carol Moss Hewitt; and brother-in-law, Charles Campbell.
Calling hours were 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Rans Funeral Homes & Crematory, Marocco Chapel, 119 E. Market St., Logansport with a service at 3 p.m., with Pastor Terry Russell officiating.
Private graveside services will be today at Mount Hope Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Alzheimer’s Association or Paradigm Hospice. Getts’ online guestbook is available and condolences can be shared with the family at www.ransfuneralhomes.com.

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