Philip A. Lewis
Philip Alden Lewis, 80, of Vass, died Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, in Pinehurst.
A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25, at Cox Memorial Funeral Home, Vass. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Norwich, Conn.
Born in 1930, Mr. Lewis was the son of the late Forest Tremble and Hazel Elizabeth Phillips Lewis. He was a Korean War veteran who retired from the United States Navy and later from the U.S. Postal Service. He was a member of Trinity Methodist Church in Norwich, Conn.
Mr. Lewis is survived by his wife, Alice Marie Ormord Lewis; one daughter, Diane Marie Wisniewski and husband, Joseph, of Pennsylvania; three sons, Richard Allen Puetz and wife, Kathy, of Hawaii, Dennis Arthur Lewis and wife, Kim, of Statesville, and Philip Alden Lewis Jr. and wife, Jacie, of Vass; special niece Linda Ellen Bruce, of Connecticut; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one brother, Richard Lewis.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice. Online condolences may be made at www.coxmemorialfuneralhome.com.
The family has entrusted services to Cox Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory of Vass.