RICHARD LEWIS Richard Lewis, 83, died Thursday, April 17th at his home in Paradise CA. He was 83 years old. Born Oct. 1st, 1930 in Oakland, CA. He was proud to have graduated from Berkeley High School in 1949. He lived in Elyria, Ohio for most his life and worked for Ford Motor Company. Richard is a veteran of the Air Force and served in the Korean war
. He enjoyed fishing and panning for gold. Richard is survived by his wife, Lorene, 2 children: Tracey Miller and Rebecca Lewis, 5 step -children: George J. Hoff, Debbie Hoff-Brtek, Eric Hoff, Gary Hoff, and Michael Hoff. 20 grandchildren and 8 great -grandchildren.