SHEFFIELD LAKE - Robert Lewis, 83, resident of Sheffield Lake, passed away Thursday, January 23, 2014 following a long illness. He was born April 3, 1930 in Craigsville, W.Va.
Robert worked at American Ship Building Company for 30 years retiring in 1983.
Robert is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Mary (née Futch); and sons Robert and Roy, both of Lorain. He is also survived by 8 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; 6 sisters; 4 brothers; and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Anna (née Hinkle); and brothers James and Johnny.
Friends may call Monday, January 27, 2014 from 3:00p.m.–5:00 p.m. at Wyers Funeral Chapel, 2900 North Ridge Road, Elyria, with services immediately following.