Gregory E. DeWitt

(1959-1988)

 

Researched and compiled by Faye V Bell (2015) SLC

 

            Gregory Edward. DeWitt was born July 30, 1959 in Washakie County to Boyd and Lois Jean Mills DeWitt.  His family consisted of three brothers:  Emery Boyd DeWitt, Everett DeWitt and Gary Lynn DeWitt.  During his years with his parents they followed construction of power lines over the intermountain west and ended up in Edgerton (Natrona C0) Wyoming where the family lived for a number of years. His father owned and operated a mechanics business in Edgerton for a number of years.  He passed away at Edgerton, WY 2 February 1989.  He preceded his parents in death at the age of 29 and was buried in a family plot in Ten Sleep.  (Part of the family had lived intermittently in Ten Sleep for a number of years: his uncle John DeWitt and his aunt Winnie DeWitt Bell Daugherty.  He was the grandson of Margaret (Peg) Helmer and Edward (June) Mills of Ten Sleep.