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Rolfe M. Hight
  • In lieu of flowers donations in Rolfe's memory may be sent to
  • Easton Baptist Church
    197 Bay Road
    Easton, MA 02356

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EASTON-----Rolfe M. Hight. 99, a longtime resident of Easton, formerly of Carver, died June 1, 2018 at Southeast Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Center in Easton after a period of failing health. He was husband of the late Lillian C. (Cloudman) Hight and would have celebrated his 100th Birthday on Thursday, June 7.

Born in Mt. Vernon, Maine, a son of the late Stanley R. and Ruth S. (Fish) Hight, he was raised in Mt. Vernon, ME., was a graduate of Kents Hill High School, and earned a Bachelors degree in Journalism from Boston University.

A veteran of WWII, he served in the US Army as a 1st Sgt. He participated in the invasion of Normandy, Utah Beach on his birthday and was awarded both the Purple Heart and Bronze Star for heroic service.

Upon honorable discharge he was employed in the advertising division of United Shoe Machinery in Boston for 20 years and later he worked for Stone and Webster Engineering.

A former member of the Paul Dean Lodge of Easton, he was a member if the Easton Baptist Church and he enjoyed amateur photography and watching the Boston Red Sox.

Rolfe is survived by two sons, Alan S. Hight and his wife Christine of Wellfleet and Gary L. Hight of Easton; and six grandchildren and one great grandchild. He was the father-in-law of the late Diane Hight and grandfather of the late Adria Hight.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Wednesday from 4-7 p.m. in Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street, (Rte.138) Easton. The funeral will be held on Thursday at 10:00 a.m. in the Easton Baptist Church, 197 Bay Road, Easton. Interment with military honors will be in Melrose Cemetery, Brockton. In lieu of flowers donations in Rolfe's memory may be sent to Easton Baptist Church, 197 Bay Road, Easton, MA. 02356. For directions or condolences visit www.kanefuneralhome.com