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Richard W. (Jr.) Jewett

June 2, 1942 ~ April 30, 2021 (age 78)


Richard W. Jewett Jr., 78, passed away April 30, 2021 surrounded by his wife and children.

Rick was born June 2, 1942. He grew up in Glendale, CA, and graduated from Glendale High School in 1960. Never being one to sit idle, Rick had 2 careers: 37 years with Lockheed Martin Skunkworks where he proudly contributed to the success in producing some of our nation’s greatest military aircrafts know to date. At the same time Rick worked 33 years retiring as a Capitan for the Los Angeles Sheriff Department.

Rick is survived by his wife of 29 years; his children: Richard III (Lori), Audra (Greg) Newman, Jonathan (Erin) Brackney; Grandchildren: Connor, Brandon, Aubree (Marcos) Flores, Deklan Brackney; Brother, David (Karen);Sister-In-Law, Joanne Jewett-Burt.

Rick is predeceased by his brother, John.

Services will take place in California.

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