Dorothy “Dot” Hewins

HARWICH- Dorothy “Dot” Hewins of Key West, Fla., formerly of Harwich, passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home in Key West on June 24th.  She was predeceased by her beloved husband Larry Hewins whom she was married to for over fifty years.

                Dot was born and raised in Norwood.  She and Larry raised their family in Walpole and Harwich.  She had a tremendous love of Cape Cod and especially enjoyed her time golfing with friends at Cranberry Valley Golf Course. 

                Dot cherished her time with her friends and family.  She is survived by her four children and their spouses; Lorrie and Andy Monteiro of Key West, Fla., Dottie & Dave Johnson of Plymouth, Mike & Marie Elena Hewins of Washington DC and Paul & Ellen Hewins of Hingham.  She also leaves her beloved eleven grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren, her brother Joe Pendergast, her sister Margaret Foley and many nieces & nephews.

                Visiting hours were held on Monday, July 1st at Morris, O’Connor & Blute Funeral Home, 678 Main St. Harwich Center.  A funeral Mass was held on Tuesday, July 2nd at Holy Trinity Church in West Harwich.  Burial followed at Island Pond Cemetery, Harwich.

1Donations in her name may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Smiles for Miles Or mailed to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 61 Broadway/suite 400 Ny, Ny 10006, Attn: Stacey Moser

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