Edgar Blewitt

CHESTER – Edgar E. Blewitt, 87 of Chester, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at Stone Pear Pavilion in Chester following a brief illness.

Born in Homestead, Pa., on Dec. 2, 1926, he was a son of the late Francis R. and Jesse Evitt Blewitt.

He served his country with the US Army Air Corps and the Merchant Marines.

Survivors include four sons, Eddie Blewitt of East Liverpool, Michael Blewitt of North Carolina, Francis Blewitt of Chester, and Chad Blewitt of East Liverpool; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A memorial service has been planned for 2 p.m. Sept. 27 at the VFW Post 6450 in Chester.

He is in the care of the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester.