DEXTER - Dermith A. McEwen, 83, of Dexter, died January 20, 2015 at the home of his son, Michael McEwen after a long illness. He passed away peacefully in the company of his family. He was born in Guilford, Maine on July 7, 1931, to Mildred and Austin McEwen.
Dermith enlisted in the US Army at 17 years of age and was a Korean War veteran serving a four year term. He worked for much of his years as a furnace technician retiring from Webber Oil Company. He taught his family about good work ethic and to do what was best for the security of home and family and will be missed dearly.
Dermith was predeceased by his wife, Marilyn and his brothers, James and Vincent. Surviving are his daughter, Dorine Morgan of Townville, SC, sons, Michael and his wife, Denise of Dexter, Gary and his wife, Suzanne of Sangerville and Cory and his wife, Toni of Gramling, SC; his brother, Pete; three sisters, Sandra Smith and her husband, Buddy, Dottie Nemer and Diana Patterson; five grandchildren and one great granddaughter; several nieces and nephews.
Dermith requested that there be no funeral services held.