Obituary for Timothy Lewis
Timothy J. Lewis, 64, of St. Johnsville, passed away Monday, June 12, 2017 at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown, NY.
He was born September 4, 1952 in Hamilton, NY, a son of Stuart and Carolyn King Lewis. He was a graduate of Waterville Central School and continued his studies at Cobleskill Agricultural and Technical College. Tim was a tool and die maker and machinist at Miele Manufacturing, and then for several other companies. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was also a voracious reader.
Surviving are his son and daughter-in-law, Shawn and Revita Lewis of Stokesdale, NC; sisters and brothers-in-law, Patricia and Robert Hamm of Saratoga Springs, NY; Kathleen and Jerry Russell of Mishawaka, IN; brothers and sisters-in-law, Michael and Susan Lewis of Newark Valley, NY; Richard and Irmgard Lewis of Waverly, NY; his aunts, Marjorie Carmichael of Madison, NY and Edith Mister of Citrus Heights, CA; his dear friend, Denise Dingman of St. Johnsville; and former wife, Diane VanSlyke. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorial Services will be held at 11am Wednesday, June 21, 2017 from the Kloster & Northrup Memorial Chapel at Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 210 E. Main St., Waterville, NY, followed by interment in St. Bernard’s Cemetery, Waterville.
There are no calling hours.
Contributions in his memory may be made to Ayers Memorial Animal Shelter, 133 Hilltop Rd., Sprakers, NY 12166.