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Obituaries

January 9, 2013

Kevin Lewis Sr.

GEORGETOWN — Kevin Lewis Sr., 54, of Georgetown, passed away at 5:19 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

He was born Aug. 1, 1958, the son of Charles A. and Betty (Wells) Lewis in Danville.

He will be dearly missed by his parents, Charles and Betty Lewis, of Georgetown; his sons, Kevin Lewis Jr. of Danville, Ind., and Kody Lewis of Lafayette, Ind.; his grandchild, Bradyn Lewis, of Danville, Ind.; his brother, Dennis (Mary) Lewis, of Georgetown; and his girlfriend, Debbie Clifford, of Westville. He was previously married to Bonnie Uplinger in 1985. She survives.

Kevin was a heavy-equipment operator. He enjoyed going fishing and hunting mushrooms. He really enjoyed hunting for Indian artifacts and grilling out with friends and family.

A celebration of Kevin’s life will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Sunset-Urbas Funeral Chapel, Westville, with Paul Delvalley officiating. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at the funeral home. He will be laid to rest in Sandusky Cemetery, Westville.

In lieu of flowers, memorials would be welcomed to help purchase a headstone. Please join his family in sharing memories through his Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com.

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