Mabel I. Lewis
78, of Dover, died as a result of a house fire on Monday Feb. 15, 2021. Born Aug. 21, 1942 in Canton, she was a daughter of the late Carl Robson and the late Anna (Hennis) Shaffer. She was also preceded in death by her step father, Mike Shaffer. Mabel was a very giving person and enjoyed buying gifts for others. Family members called her unexpected gifts of candy, soap or other everyday items "mom drops".
She is survived by her companion of 34 years, Robert Vielhauer; two children, Jerry Lewis of the home, Rick (Vickie) Lewis of New Philadelphia; two grandchildren, Cori and Gabriel; great-granddaughter, Ireland; a sister, Mary Ruth (Jack) Gintz of Bolivar; a brother, Jerry (Alice) Robson of Bolivar; two nephews; a niece and her beloved cats, Peanut and Pussyfoot who also perished in the fire.
Graveside services at Fort Laurens Cemetery in Bolivar will be held on Friday, April 9, 2021 at 1 p.m. with Gary McFeeders officiating. The Lebold-Smith Funeral Home in Bolivar is handling the arrangements. To share a memory, please visit the funeral home's web site.
Published by The Times Reporter on Apr. 7, 2021.