Robert Oliver Lewis, 85, of Sturgeon
Bay, died February 11, 2010. He was the husband of his best friend, Daisy
(nee Anderson), whom he married December 27, 1950.
Robert survived by his loving wife of 59 years,
Daisy Ann, his children David (Trudy) Lewis, Des Plaines IL, Kathryn
Dechambre(Richard Neylon), Manassas Park, VA( formerly of Sturgeon Bay),
Thomas (Catherine) Lewis, Moline, IL, Barbara Lewis, Sturgeon Bay, and John
Lewis, Boulder, CO and his grandchildren Andrew and, Matthew Lewis, both of
Minneapolis, MN, Katie and Sarah Dechambre, both of Milwaukee, WI, Zachary
(Monika) Lewis, Falls Church, VA, Mark Lewis, Shreveport, LA, Elyssa Lewis,
Denver, CO,and Jake and Tanner Lewis of Boulder, CO.
Other survivors include his sister, Dorothy
Miller, Sturgeon Bay, brother-in-law Lloyd (Gloria) Anderson, Green Bay,
sister-in-law Marguerite Lewis, Ancaster, Ontario, Canada, honorary
granddaughter, Jordan Dechambre-Childers, Milwaukee, cousins, and nieces and
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Harry
and Amy (nee Haines), brothers Lawrence and Harrison Lewis, and his
sister-in-law Mona (Harrison) Lewis.
Robert was a 1942 graduate of Von Steuben High
School, Chicago, and 1950 graduate of University of Wisconsin, Madison. He
was a proud Navy veteran of WWII, served on USS LST 712, was a member of Bay
View Lutheran Church, Sons of Norway, NARFE, US LST Association and was a
life member of VFW Post 3088.
Robert's funeral will be held at Bay View Lutheran
Church on Monday, February 15, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. with a visitation at 10:00
a.m. and a luncheon to follow the service. There will be visitation at
Huehns Funeral Home on Sunday, February 14, 2010 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Military honors will be provided by VFW Post 3088. Burial will be made in
Hainesville Lutheran Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Honor
Flight (www.honorflight.org) and say thank you to a veteran.