|Birth: ||Aug. 27, 1897|
|Death: ||Dec. 17, 1992|
Source: Westfield (NJ) Leader, Thu, Jan 7, 1993
Raymond P. Lewis, a former Plainfield resident, 95, whose wife was a former Westfield teacher, died on Thursday, December 17, at a nursing home in Phoenix.
Born in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, Mr. Lewis had lived most of his life in Plainfield and had taught mathematics at Plainfield High School for 40 years.
He had also served as the Bursar at Wardlaw Country Day School from 1962 until 1972.
Mr. Lewis had been an official for the New Jersey Football Officials Association and a tenor soloist for many church, educational and social functions throughout the area, as well as being an accomplished violinist.
He graduated from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania and had the distinction of making a 98-yard touchdown run during his senior year.
Mr. Lewis had moved to Sun City, Arizona 23 years ago.
He was pre-deceased by his wife, Mrs. Helen McCormack Lewis, a former Westfield teacher.
Surviving are three sons, Raymond P. Lewis, Jr. of Albuquerque; Theodore H. Lewis of Chelmsford, Massachusetts and William E. Lewis of Middlesex, and a stepdaughter, Mrs. Anne McCormack Girand of Phoenix.
Services were held in Arizona and interment at Fairview Cemetery in Westfield will be on Monday, January 11, at 11 a.m.
Services at that time will be directed by the Reverend Jeffrey Chesebro of The Presbyterian Church in Westfield.
New Jersey, USA
Created by: MichaelH127
Record added: Jul 01, 2013
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