May 26, 2015
Peter Joseph Lewis was born September 4, 1932 in Soldier, Kansas the son of David and Minnie Lewis. He attended Marty Indian School in Wagoner, S.D. He served in the United States Army from 1953 to 1955. On March 21, 1955 he married Margree (Toney). Mr. Lewis did construction work early in his life, then Boeing Company in Seattle, WA, and later AMACO in Indiana. After retiring, they spent 27 years in Alabama and recently moved to Shawnee. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and attending pow-wows. He was a member of Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation.
Preceded in death by his parents, a granddaughter: Cassandra Lewis, 3 brothers: Frances, Bill and David Lewis, and 2 sisters: Mary Cell and Rosalee Lewis.
Survived by: Wife: Margree Lewis of the home,
5 Children: Donald Lewis and wife Mary Jo of Paden,
Patty Lewis of Indianapolis, IN,
Marsha Pavelka and husband Raymond of Valparaso, IN,
Richard Lewis and wife Kimberly of Shawnee,
Wanda Crowe and husband Larry of Cherokee, N.C.,
1 Sister: Julia Lewis of Mayetta, KS,
And numerous nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Place of Death: Residence
The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 on Sunday at Walker Funeral Service.
Services will be 1:00 P.M. Monday, December 1, 2014 at Walker Funeral Service Chapel with Rev. Richard Zimmer officiating. Burial will follow at Tecumseh Cemetery.
(Courtesy of Walker Funeral Home, Shawnee, Okla.)