Marie W. Lewis

Marie W. Lewis

Age 77, of Wilmington, Delaware was guided home by angels on Monday, November 19, 2012, peacefully in her home.

She is preceded in death by Beatrice Feimster (mother), Walter Woodard (father), Luther Feimster (step-father), and Gwendolyn Woodard (sister). Marie leaves to cherish her memory: her three sons, Lewis W. Martin Jr. "Coach Lew" (Carolyn), De Costa M. Martin "Coss", and Anthony O. Martin Sr "Bird-Dee". She also leaves behind a sister Ernestine Jackson and devoted friends Frances Jackson and Cecil Jhons. She is also survived by ten grandchildren; Lewis W. Martin III (Christine), Carenda E. Martin, Serena N. Archie (Anthony), Anthony O. Martin Jr. (Akili), Lewis G. Martin, Deonna Martin, Danna Martin, Detray Martin, De Costa Lewis, Marcus Grier, a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, and great-grandchildren.

She was an active member of the Cornerstone Fellowship Baptist Church as a Senior Usher. She was also involved with the UAW Women's Committee and an active member of the Local 1183. She worked 25 plus years as an auto worker inspector at the Chrysler Corporation before retiring in 1995.

Celebration of Life Services will be held on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:00am at Cornerstone Fellowship Baptist Church, 20 West Lea Blvd., Wilmington DE. Viewing 9:00am to 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made in the name of Marie W. Lewis to the Cornerstone Baptist Fellowship Church.

Ministry of Comfort Provided by The House of Wright Mortuary & Cremation Services


Published in The News Journal from Nov. 24 to Nov. 26, 2012