October 30, 1932 ~ February 15, 2011
Jean M. Kicklighter, 78, of Meriden, passed away Feb. 15, 2011. She was the widow of Willis 'Dee' Kicklighter. Born in Spencer, NY on Oct. 30, 1932 she was the daughter of the late Floyd & Vera Phillips Hewlett. Prior to her retirement Jean worked at Hughes Aircraft in El Segundo, CA. She moved to CT to be near her son & his family, where she worked for 10 years at the family business, Mike & Dee's Dinette. She is survived by her loving son Michael Sr. & his wife Carmela Kicklighter of Meriden; her daughter, Linda Easton of FL; her grandchildren Michael Jr., Matthew, Christa, Steven & Scott and her brother Jim Hewlett of GA. She was predeceased by her brother Tony Hewlett. Friends are invited to attend her Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am on Thursday, Feb. 24th in St. Joseph's Church, Meriden. Burial will be private. Arrangements are in care of BEECHER & BENNETT – FLATOW FUNERAL HOME, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden.