Coal Township – William T. Lewis, 75, of 135 Coal Run Road, passed away in his home Friday, October 11, 2019, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Shamokin on May 24, 1944 he was the son of the late Robert and Eleanor (Brennan) Lewis. William graduated Shamokin Area High School in 1962.
On April 27, 1963 in Ash Grove Church in Paxinos, he married Janet Gaydos, who survives. HE worked at West End Meat Market, and Fleetwood Motor Homes until his retirement.
Bill was known by many, friend to all. The rock of his family, a true Irish Gentlemen.
In addition to his wife, Janet, William is survived by a son, Michael Lewis of Coal Township; two daughters, Kathleen Byrd and her husband, Brian of CO, and Kelli Lehman and her husband, Christopher of Port Clinton; five grandsons, Tyler Lewis of Shavertown, who was raised by his grandparents, Janet and William, Darnell Lewis of Shamokin, Frank Cotner of DE, Lane Lewis of Shamokin, and Bo Lewis of Shamokin; four granddaughters, Dakota Lewis of Sunbury, Erin Martz of Philadelphia, Rayven Lehman of Port Clinton, and Sawyer Lehman of Port Clinton; a great granddaughter, Sydney Sevosavich; two great grandsons, Austin Lewis and Camdyn Snyder; two sisters, Patricia Lewis Brokenshire of Coal Township, and Beverly Lewis Dilliplane of Shamokin; a brother-in-law, Andrew Gaydos and his wife, Susan of NC; a sister-in-law, Phyllis Gaydos of MA; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Along with his parents, William was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Lewis; a sister, Suzanne Swawk; and a grandson, Reilly Lehman.
William T. Lewis, 75, of 135 Coal Run Road, Coal Township - Bill’s Celebration of Life and his Final Farwell will be held Friday, October 18, 2019 at 3:00 pm, with Andrew Gaydos, officiating, at Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W Chestnut ST., Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell, Supervisor. Visitation will be held prior to the service in the Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Burial will be held later at the convenience of the family. To send condolences to the family please visit www.farrowfh.com
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