Lewis Fjelseth

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Lewis Fjelseth

Lewis Arlyn Fjelseth, originally from South Dakota and the eldest of four brothers, passed away on Thursday, July 5, 2018.

Lewis served in the U.S. Military, in both the Marines and the Air Force. He fulfilled a rewarding career as a research engineer for the Department of Defense at Sandia National Laboratories. He enjoyed a well earned retirement in New Mexico and Arizona.

Lewis is survived by his loving wife, Rita P. Fjelseth of Tucson; his daughter, Pamela B. Francis and husband Robert, and their son Ryan; his son, Thomas and wife Mary Jane, and their son, Todd Vainisi and their daughter, Kelly Jaramillo; brother Don Fjelseth and wife Lorraine, and their sonBrian; niece Lori Gardner; nephew James Fjelseth who are children of Lewis' brother, James (deceased); and his niece Valerie McLeod, daughter of his brother, Paul (deceased).

A private ceremony will be held and Interment will follow at the Santa Fe National Cemetery, in Santa Fe, NM.

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Published in Albuquerque Journal on Aug. 5, 2018
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