Stephen C. Lewis
Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home
Steve Lewis, Sr. 67, of Herington, died Saturday, June 22nd, 2013, at the St. Francis Medical Center, Topeka. He was born March 18th, 1946, at Brownie, Arkansas, the son of Otis and Mary L. (Sullivan) Lewis.
A Celebration of Life Visitation for family and friends will be held Friday, June 28th, 2013, from 5:00pm until 7:00pm at the Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home, Herington Chapel; and a reception will follow at the American Legion, Lake of Herington.
Mr. Lewis retired in 2006, as Railroad Section Forman, for the Union Pacific Railroad. He was a member of the Eagles in Abilene, and the American Legion in Herington.
He married Elvira R aka Chepa Corona on February 19, 1966, at Herington; she survives of the home.
He is survived by -
Son: Stephen Lewis, Jr. (wife-Deana)
Two (2) daughters: Stephanie Lewis
Sammi Peterson (husband-Rob) all of Topeka
Two (2) sisters: Glenda Backes (husband-Larry) of Colorado
Charlene Bell of Arkansas
Three (3) brothers: David Lewis of Colorado
Tony Lewis (wife-Sigi) of Germany
Tom Lewis of Arkansas
Five (5) grandchildren: Brantin aka Jake & Kelsey Beeton
T.J. & Mia Peterson
He is preceded in death by his sister Otisteen Wrinkle, brother Jerry Lewis, sister-in-law Rebecca Lewis, brother-in-law Frank Bell, and his parents.
Memorials requested to the American Diabetes Assn., American Heart Assn., or the St. Judes Childrens Hospital; and they may be sent in care of the Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home & Crematory, Herington Chapel, 404 S. Broadway, Herington, KS, 67449-3038.