NADINE LAVERNE LEWIS June 10, 1917 - November 2, 2012 Nadine Laverne Lewis passed away at Lassen House on Friday, November 2, 2012 at the age of 95, where she had been residing since 2009. She was born in Bakersfield on June 10, 1917 to Robert and Emma Lewis and later moved to Sacramento where she worked in the telecommunications industry for over 35 years at Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company. She is survived by nephews Tom McCay and wife Linda of Los Molinos, Hugh McCay and wife Connie of Bakersfield, Samuel McCay and wife Sabrina of Los Angeles, Martin McCay and wife Cathy, of Bishop, John McCay of Bishop, nieces Margaret and Calvin Gordon of Bishop and Janice Weir and husband Dugan of Nampa, Idaho, and numerous great nieces and nephews. As per her request, no services will be held. Nadine loved animals; especially dogs. Donations in her memory can be sent to a local animal shelter, the SPCA, or Guide Dogs for the Blind. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of Lassen House and to Dr. Richard Wickenheiser for their continual care of Nadine during the last years of her life. The Chapel of the Flowers is handling the arrangements.

Published in Daily News on Nov. 8, 2012