Herbert Edmond Hetu
Captain, United States Navy
Central Intelligence Agency Official
a contemporary press report:
Retired Navy captain who served as the director
of Public Affairs for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and was chief
of public relations for five Presidential Commissions, died April 7, 2003,
in Alexandria, Virginia, of cancer and strokes at age 72.
Captain Hetu retired from the Navy in 1974
after serving four years as Special
In 1977, the director of the Central Intelligence
Agency, Navy Admiral Stansfield
On April 7, 2003 HERBERT E. HETU, of Alexandria, Virginia, husband of Kathryn A. Hetu; father of Michael B. Hetu, Deborah J. Echard, Susan L. Beyer, Patricia A. Hetu, Jacqueline M. Barber; step-father of Amy Borcherding and Douglas Black. He is also survived by 11 grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 27 at 10:45 a.m. in the Fort Myer Memorial Chapel, Fort Myer, Virginia. Interment to follow at Arlington National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to
the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 2021 K St. NW, Suite 715, Washington, DC