The Van Wert County Courthouse

Wednesday, May. 22, 2024

Emma Lewis

Emma Lewis, 84, of Van Wert, passed away at 6:45 a.m. Saturday, January 27, 2018, at Colonial Nursing Home in Rockford.

She was born June 23, 1933, in Paulding County, a daughter of Benjamin and Artie (Shaw) Hoover, who both preceded her in death. She was first married to Roy Raudabaugh and then to John Lewis.

Survivors include four daughters, Sharon Lindimore, Linda Schriver, Cindy Hyden, and Evelyn Thurston.  Also surviving are 10 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

Two sons, Stevie and Roy, and all of her siblings also preceded her in death.

There will be no viewing or visitation. There will be a graveside service in the spring at a time and place to be announced.

Arrangements were made through Brickner Funeral Home in Van Wert.

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POSTED: 01/31/18 at 6:55 pm. FILED UNDER: Obituaries