Lewis, 56, of Middleton, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 1990, at a Boise hospital.
services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the
Pastor Lon Sassman,
associate pastor of the Caldwell First Christian Church will
are under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
born May 3, 1934, at Julesburg, Colo.,
the son of Ted and Ila Lewis.
His younger years
were spent in Oshkosh, Neb., and he later moved to Idaho. He
attended school in Wilder and graduated in 1952.
He spent four years
in the Air Force following high school.
He attended the
College of Idaho and was a member of the tennis
team. He married Pat
McAbee Aug. 31, 1958, and they moved to
Pocatello where he received his bachelor of arts
degree from the Idaho State
University in August 1960.
He taught school in
Challis, Idaho, during the 1960-61
school year. In 1962
he returned to
Idaho State University
on a scholarship and received his master's degree in
guidance and counseling. He
was a counselor for The Dalles, Ore.,
schools through 1963. In 1964 he attended Michigan State
University on a
scholarship, receiving an advanced graduate study degree in
June 1965. He worked
for the state of Idaho as a consultant for Pupil Personnel
Services through July 1968 at which time he began his career
as counseling psychologist with the Veterans Administration.
include a son, Rick Lewis and a daughter, Tyra McClish, both
of Boise; his mother, Ila
Lewis of Homedale; a sister, Betty Carr of
Ark.; a brother, Kenneth Lewis of Caldwell; and two grandchildren, yson and Breanna, both of
Boise. He was
preceded in death by his father, Ted, and a sister,