Matthew Bradley Lewis

Lewis, Matthew Bradley Age 35, of Hartland, WI, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, December 18, 2012, at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC, surrounded by family and friends. Matthew was born on February 8, 1977, in Johnson County, Kansas, to Gary B. and Betty K. Lewis of Southport, NC and lived most of his life in Sussex and Hartland, WI. He graduated from Sussex Hamilton High School and went on to get a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from the University of Wisconsin - Stout. He worked in sales, was a project manager, and owned a commercial construction company. Matthew was a loving father to his two young children, a wonderful son and brother, an avid outdoorsman and craftsman, and a great friend to all who knew him. Matthew is survived by his two beloved sons, Chase and Calvin Lewis, his parents Gary and Betty Lewis, his brother Geoff Lewis and wife Jennifer of Raleigh, NC, his brother Jason Lewis and wife Caryl of Oconomowoc, WI, and a host of loving uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held on January 5, at 11 AM, at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 815 S. Concord Rd., Oconomowoc, WI 53066, 262-567-4461 In lieu of flowers, we would ask that donations be made to "the Matthew Lewis Memorial Fund" (5540 Peakton Dr., Raleigh, NC 27614) that will be used to support two charities that were of particular help to Matthew, and; and a trust set up for his two sons Chase and Calvin. Minshew-Coley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online Condolences:

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Dec. 23, 2012