Richard L. Lewis, age 93, passed away on February 12, 2015 at the South Lincoln Nursing Center, in Kemmerer, Wyoming. He was born on October 18, 1921 in Kemmerer, Wyoming, the son of William and Gertrude A. (Soule) Lewis.
He had been a resident at the Nursing Center for over 8 years.
Richard ranched in the Lincoln County area for numerous years. He enjoyed guns, shooting, being a mechanic, and he enjoyed taking photographs, and hunting.
He is survived by his sisters, Betty DesRosiers, of Kemmerer, WY.; and Kay Guida Ide, of Portland, OR.; and a brother, Roland Lewis, of Kemmerer, WY. He is also survived by a step daughter, Lisa Wagner, of North Carolina. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Dwane, and two sisters, Grace, and Relta.
Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. At St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Kemmerer, WY. With Father David as the celebrant. Rosary will also be recited at that time. Interment will follow services at the South Lincoln Cemetery, Kemmerer, WY.
Memorial donations may be made to that of the donor’s choice.