Sep. 26, 2003 Marquette Marquette County Michigan, USA
Passed away at age 68 at Marquette General Hospital.
1953 graduate of Rapid River High School.
Among other professions, Gert worked as a cook for many years at Northern Michigan University.
Until experiencing a stroke in 1986, Gert enjoyed playing, coaching and umpiring area softball teams. Her interests included sports of all kinds, camping, traveling and spending time with her family. She also enjoyed writing poetry, drawing and was an avid Detroit Lions fan.
Member of St. Louis The King Catholic Church in Harvey.
Husband: Curtis Bannister (Deceased July 4, 1999) Married September 4, 1954 at St. Charles Catholic Church in Rapid River.
Daughters: Faith (James) Nancarrow Terry (Kenneth) Buxton Robin (Denny) Ehrler Denice (Douglas) Lebutzki
Parents: Alvin and Marguerite (Heric) Lewis
Sister: Theresa Anderson
Brothers: Gerald (Doreen) Lewis Robert Lewis (Deceased)