E. Lewis, 82, of Garfield Rd. Garfield, MD, passed away Tuesday May 20, 2014 at his home.|
Born February 17, 1932 in Garfield, he was the son of the late Marshie Irene Wolfe & was raised by his deceased grandfather Benjamin Lewis of Garfield.
He attended Forrest School near Garfield & was employed as a truck driver for Mitchell Transport of Union Bridge, MD & involved in real estate for Paul Suttles. He was also well known for being a avid picker.
He was a member of Garfield United Methodist Church, South Mountain Rod & Gun Club of Smithsburg & Elks Lodge 378 of Hagerstown.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years Arlene V. (Wolfe) Lewis whom he married June 13, 1953, children Dorsey Wayne Lewis & wife Audrey of Garfield, Curtis L. Lewis of Hagerstown, Diana S. Grimm & former husband Bodie of Hagerstown & Timothy A. Lewis & wife Lisa of Garfield, sisters Garnetta Harne, Ruby Minnick, Shirley Smith, Gloria Coleman, Linda Coleman & Jeannie Welch, brothers Milton Wolfe, Jr. & Derby Wolfe, 33 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, special cousin Glendora Smith & many nieces & nephews.
He was preceded in death by one brother Landon Lewis.
Services will be held Saturday May 24, 2014 at 1:00pm at Garfield United Methodist Chuch. Burial will be in Garfield U.M.C. Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6-8 pm at the JL Davis Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made in memory of Dorsey to Garfield United Methodist Church at 13628 Stottlemyer Rd. Smithsburg, MD 21783.
Published Online in The Frederick News-Post on May 22, 2014
Published in Print in The Frederick News-Post on May 22, 2014