Powhatan, VA – Frank Marshall Hewins, 88, passed away Thursday October 25th 2018 at home in the company of his loving family. He was born to the late George Marshall Hewins and Mary Smith on May 18, 1930, and raised in Queens NY, but was always a country boy at heart. Frank was a CPL in the US Army’s Signal Corps and a Korean War veteran from Apr of 1951 thru Mar of 1953. Frank enjoyed spending time with his beloved wife of 34 years Maryjane O’Hara/Schmidt, (who passed in May of 2017), their family and many friends; at home and during travels on RV trips. Frank and Jane, along with her four sons and their families, moved to the Richmond VA area over 30 years ago, where they enjoyed the Southern country lifestyle at the family farm in Powhatan VA. He loved their country home, their horses and even motorcycles. Frank loved life and lived a long and meaningful one. Frank leaves behind a legacy of love in his children: Steve, Mark and his wife Kathy, Wade and his wife Sue, Eric and his wife Judy, and their grandchildren; Christopher and his wife Michelle, Jonathan and his wife Marie, Ryan, Lauren, Heather and her husband Dave, Jessica and her husband Alan, Dayna, Christopher and his wife Samantha, Matthew and Sarah-Beth, as well as their great-grandchildren, Snow, Vail, Crew, Penn, Hendrix, Wesley, Caroline and Caleb. Additionally, Frank is survived by his two daughters Norma Mall, Nancy Frankevicz, and their children Kenneth and Jacqueline.
The funeral service will be held Tuesday, November 6th 12:30 PM at Powhatan United Methodist Church, 2253 Rosson Road, Powhatan, VA 23139 (804) 598-4438, followed by an internment at Virginia Veterans Cemetery with military honors, 10300 Pridesville Rd, Amelia, VA 23002, and subsequent celebration of life gathering at Mark & Kathy’s home at 2225 Lastingham Dr, Midlothian, VA 23113.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Powhatan United Methodist Church, 2253 Rosson Road, Powhatan, VA 23139 (804) 598-4438 https://powhatanumc.us Please donate in memory of Frank Hewins.