Hegger, George F. of Watertown passed away on April 2nd. Beloved husband of 65 years to Frances C. Hegger (Donnelly). Loving father of Linda Lyman and her husband Gerald of Watertown, Michael Hegger of Watertown and the late Sam Hegger, Catherine Hegger and Steven Russo. Dear grandfather of Melissa, Samantha, Jessica, Michelle Sam and Michael Jr. Father in law of Joyce Guelli. Also survived by many loving great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He will be dearly missed by his “little buddy” his great grandson Jack. Brother of Louis Hegger, Margaret O'Connell and the late Abe Miles, John Hegger, Helen DiRocco and Mary Riley. George was a longtime lineman with Verizon and a WWII Marine Corps Veteran. Funeral from the DeVito Funeral Home 761 Mt. Auburn St., WATERTOWN on Saturday at 8 am with a funeral mass at 9 am in St. Jude Parish, Waltham. Burial to follow in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to visit in the funeral home on Friday from 5-8 pm. In lieu of flowers donations are requested to Alzheimer's Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452 or alz.org/donate. Please visit devitofuneralhome.com to view an online guestbook.