Merriweather Lewis "Lew" Hamilton
Peninsula Funeral Home
11144 Warwick Boulevard
Newport News, VA
BONITA SPRINGS, FLA. - Merriweather Lewis 'Lew' Hamilton died Friday, Sept. 5, 2008.
He was a long-time resident of Newport News, Va.
Mr. Hamilton was a Golf Professional. He was an Air Force Veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Phyllis Hamilton; son, Jeff Hamilton and his wife, Sheri; daughter, Shannon McCloud and her husband, Matthew; sister, Margaret Wilson; and brother, John Scott Hamilton.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, at Peninsula Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital. Peninsula Funeral Home, Newport News, is in charge of arrangements. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at

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Published by Daily Press on Sep. 7, 2008.
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Phyllis and Shannon

Lew and I had great times together on and off the golf course. We had a kind of respect and understanding for one another that weathers the time of true friendship.

with heartfelt condolences,
Cary White
September 18, 2008
Celebrating a life well lived. I will always cherish knowing and being a friend of Lew's.
William Zevgolis
September 8, 2008
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