Helen Lewis, Janesville, WI (1929-2014)
December 25, 1929 - January 7, 2014
Helen Lewis, age 84, of Janesville, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at Mercy Hospital and Trauma Center. She was born in Hillsboro, WI, on Dec. 25, 1929, the daughter of Albert and Amy (Roberts) Blaha. Helen married Billy Lewis on Nov. 9, 1951, in Janesville, and retired from Seneca Foods.
Helen is survived by her 11 children: Bill (Pat) Lewis, Judy Fugate, Carol (Joe) James, all of Janesville, Linda (Jeff) Davis of Edgerton, Karen (Lyle) Downing and Bob (Diane) Lewis, both of Janesville, Gary (Kelli) Lewis of Orfordville, Jerry (Becky) Lewis of Janesville, Richard (Brenda) Lewis of Brodhead, Don (Jennifer) Lewis of Missouri, and Randy (Phyllis) Lewis of Beloit; 27 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and a brother, Roger (Arlene) Blaha of Ontario, WI. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two grandchildren; son-in-law, Bob Fugate; three brothers: Joe, Albert, Larry; and a sister, Agnes Jones.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, from 12 until 2 p.m. at the SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY. For on-line guestbook and condolences: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com