Herbert G. Ewald

Published on Thursday, 25 February 2021 18:46


Herbert G. Ewald, 93, passed away on Feb. 21, 2021 in Hood River, Ore., in the company of his children. Herb was born on July 18, 1927 and was 93 years of age at the time of his passing.

Herb was a graduate of Plainville High in Plainville, Conn., served in the Navy in the South Pacific during World War II, graduated from Montana State College with a BS in Agricultural Engineering where he was on the gymnastic team, ski team, and ski jumping team. Herb loved to travel the United States. He hitchhiked across the country as a young man working on ranches and orchards and discovered the beauty of the Rockies and skiing. He married Colleen Jones of Bozeman, Mont., she passed away Aug. 28, 2020. Herb skied on Mount Hood into his 80’s. He is survived by his children Karyn of Hood River, Ore. and Rod of Portland, Ore.

Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson’s Tribute Center (Funerals • Receptions • Cremations), 1401 Belmont Avenue, Hood River, Oregon 97031. Visit www.AndersonsTributeCenter.com to leave a note of condolence for the family.

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Thursday, 25 February 2021 18:46. Updated: Thursday, 25 February 2021 18:49.