Kenneth R. Lewis Sr.
NEWARK: A graveside service for Kenneth R. Lewis Sr., 85, of Newark will be held at 11 AM on Friday, March 8, 2013 at Wilson Cemetery with Pastor Chris Dyer officiating.
Mr. Lewis passed away on March 1, 2013 at the Selma Markowitz Center. He was born on June 8, 1927 in Macksburg, OH to the late Rev. Kenneth M. and Mildred K. (Kathary) Lewis.
He is survived by his children, Kenneth (Debbie) Lewis Jr., Marlena King, James Lewis, Craig (Mare) Lewis, Cynthia (Norman) Davis and Shari Lewis; grandchildren, Patricia Lewis, Brad Lewis, Brianne (Jon) Rice, Bryan Lewis, Danielle Davis and Marcus King; great-grandson, Tristan Little; step-grandson, Andy (Charlotte) Davis; step-great-grandchildren, Clay, Kaden and Mattie Davis; sisters-in-law, Neoma Bethards, Neva (Jim) Bline, Nell Hunt and Chris Hunt; numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Norma J. (Hunt) Lewis who passed away February 6, 2005; and an infant sister.
Mr. Lewis served in the U.S. Navy
. He retired from Owens Corning in 1986 and was a member of their 25-year club. He enjoyed crossword puzzles, following politics and helping family and friends with various remodeling projects.
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