Marie Lewis
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Marie Lewis, 94 years old, of Gary, IN made her transition peacefully to be with the Lord on September 2, 2017. Marie was born to the late Louis and Alice McLaurin. She was the seventh of ten children. She was a faithful member of Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church for over 60 years. Marie was employed at Northlake Methodist Hospital as a Surgical Technician for 35 years. After retirement she became a foster grandparent with the Gary Community School Corporation for an additional ten years. Marie was married to the love of her life, Overee Lewis for 56 years until his death. To this union three children were born Jerry (MaryAnn) Lewis of Gary, June (Wallace) Hatten, of Gary ; Jeffrey Michael (Rhoda) Lewis of Seaford, DE; 7 grandchildren;16 great grandchildren; 4 great great grandchildren; Sister Cleo Johnson of Southfield, MI; and a host of family and friends. She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother; She is preceded in death by her husband, son, parents and 8 siblings. Visitation Saturday September 9, 2017 from 9-11:00 a.m. with family hours from 10-11:00 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at Jerusalem M.B. Church 1741 Fillmore Street. Rev. Isaac, Culver, Jr. officiating. Interment Evergreen Cemetery.



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Published in Post-Tribune from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2017.
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November 26, 2017
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Linda McLaurin
September 18, 2017
We were sadden to hear that Mrs. Lewis passed away. We are so sorry for you loss. We are sending our prayers, comforting hugs with our deepest love and sympathy to June, Jerry, Michael and the family.
Our thoughts and prayer are with you during this difficult time. I wish I could express the sorrow I feel, may it comfort you to know that we care. With love and our deepest sympathy.

Nanette and JD Smith, Almeda , Roy and Freddie Wyatt
Nanette Wyatt - Smith
September 12, 2017
May our Lord Jesus Christ and God our Father comfort your hearts and make you firm.
2 Thessalonians 2:16,17. My sincere sympathy.
September 9, 2017
TO JERRY,JUNE,MICHAEL MY HEART GOES OUT TO ALL OF YOU AND THE REST OF THE FAMILY. I HAVE KNOWN MRS. LEWIS FOR 66 YEARS. I WILL MISS HER. SHE ALSO WAS MY GO TO FOR COOKING CERTAIN FOODS. SO I WILL TRULY MISS HER. MAY GOD BE WITH YOU ALL.
MARSHA STORY
September 8, 2017
My deepest sympathies for your loss, May the God of all comfort bring your family peace . Romans 12:12
September 7, 2017
I met Marie when she came to Symphony, I knew from the moment I met her that she was a special person and I thank God he put her in my path. I miss you already and wish I had more time with you. Marie you were truly my friend
Tina Barron
September 7, 2017
Sorry to hear of the lost of your mother. GOD IS STILL GOOD ALL THE TIME. Gwen Hemphill
Gwendolyn Hemphill
September 7, 2017
My deepest sympathy to the family of a wonderful woman. While your lost is great she will live on in your hearts. From Jennifer Lewis and AAA Hoosier Home health staff.
Jennifer Lewis
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