Thomas L. Lewis,
82, of Nampa, died Friday,
February 28, 1992 at a
services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 3,
1992 at the Alsip Funeral Chapel.
Rev. Tim Bunn,
associate pastor of the Karcher Church
of the Nazarene in
will officiate. Interment
will follow in the
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Lewis was born on December 19, 1909 at
Monongahela, Pennsylvania, where he was reared and
educated. After his
schooling he went to work in the steel industry with
Crucival Steel in Midland, Pennsylvania.
He married Louise T.
Humphrey on July 22, 1937 at Chester,
West Virginia and they made their home in East Liverpool, Ohio.
In 1943, they moved
to Fontana, California
and he went to work for Kaiser Steel.
He retired in 1971
as a supervisor and they lived in Fontana.
In 1989 they moved to
where they built a home and have since resided.
Thomas was a Charter
member and past secretary of the Moose Lodge #863 in
He was also a past
Dist. Governor. Thomas
loved the outdoors and enjoyed panning for gold as a hobby.
He was loved very
much and will be missed greatly.
He is survived by
his wife, Louise of Nampa; 2 daughters and their husbands,
Pat and Paul Burright, Nampa, Judy and Glenn Woods, Nampa; 1
son and his wife, James and Carolyn Lewis, Fontana,
California; 1 sister, Mrs. Marie Balsano, Fontana,
California; 1 brother, Joe Lewis, Creve Cover, Missouri; 11
grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and numerous nieces
and nephews. He was
preceded in death by his parents and 4 sisters.
Friends may call
at the Alsip Funeral Chapel today from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00
P.M., on Monday from 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. and Tuesday from
8:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M.
The family suggest memorial contributions to the
Mountains States Tumor Institute West, 308 E. Hawaii, Nampa,
or flowers may be sent.