Lewis, James M. age 63 of Bloomington, IL, died Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at his home. He was born January 27, 1949 in Somerset, KY; the son of Elmer Malcolm and Leedora (Young) Lewis, who preceded him. He married Janet Reeves on June 26, 1976. She survives. Also surviving are children, Steven Charles Long, Robbinsdale, MN, James Anthony Long and Krista (Jeff) Walsh, both of Hugo, MN; grandson, Peter Long; brother, Jeff (Barbara) Lewis of Indiana; and several other close family members and friends. Jim was employed by State Farm Insurance Companies for his entire career, retiring in 2011. He was looked upon as a mentor and loved his family very much. He was a loving husband and father and will be deeply missed. Memorial visitation 4-7 PM Tuesday, November 20 at MUELLER-BIES FUNERAL HOME-ROSEVILLE, 2130 N. Dale St. @ Co. Rd. B. Private burial at a later date. MUELLER-BIES 651-487-2550 www.muellerbies.com
This obituary was originally published in the Star Tribune.