Clarice Marie Lewis

Clarice Marie Lewis

NEWARK: Funeral services for Clarice Marie Lewis will be held 2:00 P.M. Friday, December 27, 2013 at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, with Pastor Bill Wayt presiding. Interment will follow at Wilson Cemetery. Friends and relatives will be received beginning at 1:00 P.M. Friday, until time of service.

Mrs. Lewis, age 88, of Newark, formerly of Mansfield, passed away on Thursday, December 12, 2013, at The OSU Wexner Medical Center in Columbus. She was born February 20, 1925, in Highwater, Ohio, the daughter of Ralph and Myrtle (Myers) Jones. She was a 1942 graduate of Granville High School. For many years, Clarice served as an administrative assistant for the Federal Government Farm Program. She attended Wright Memorial Methodist Church in Newark, was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ in Mansfield and former member of Kingwood Center and the Lily Society in Mansfield.

Clarice is survived by grandchildren Lauren (Brian) Phillipps of Warrington, PA, Stephen Muth of Quakertown, PA and Christopher (Renee) Muth of East Earl, PA; four great grandchildren, Joshua and Sarah Phillipps and Arianna and Lilyava Muth; her sister Frances B. Mathews of Newark; brother Carl (Dora) Jones of Highwater, OH; a sister-in-law, Beverly Lewis of Mansfield; son-in-law Michael Muth; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, her husband David M. Lewis; daughter Carol Ann Muth and two special aunts, Bessie and Edith Jones, preceded Clarice in death.

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Funeral Home

Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home
985 North 21st Street Newark, OH 43055

Published in the News Journal on Dec. 19, 2013