Andrew James Lewis Sr.

Andrew James Lewis, Sr.

AGE: 75 • Red Bank

Andrew James Lewis, Sr., 75, affectionally known as "Wheatie" passed away on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013 at Neptune Nursing and Rehabilitation in Neptune, NJ. Andrew was a lifelong resident of Red Bank graduating from Red Bank High School in 1957. He served in the US Marine Corps being honorably discharged in 1960. He retired from E. I. DuPont de Nemours in Parlin, NJ in 1993. He was a member of Bates Lodge No. 220 and Celestial Lodge No. 36.

He was predeceased by 3 brothers, Ralph, Howard Sr., and Hobart; 1 sister, Alice. He is survived by 2 children, Roxanne and Andrew, Jr.; 2 granddaughters, Jazmin and Ireana; 2 grandsons, Shameless and Jamar; two great grandchildren; 4 brothers, Jack Sr., George, Donald, and Virgil; 6 sisters, Pauline, Leola, Doris, Frances, Ruth, and Shirley and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be at 11am with a visitation at 9am Saturday, September 7 at Fisk AME Chapel, 38 Fisk Street in Fair Haven, NJ. Interment will be Monday at William C. Doyle Veteran Cemetery in Wrightstown but is private. Jackson Funeral Home in Neptune has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Funeral Home

Jackson Funeral Home
242 Neptune Blvd Neptune, NJ 07753
(732) 988-0043

Published in Asbury Park Press on Sept. 5, 2013