The Lusk Herald
March 23, 1988
Lester Leroy Lewis
Services for Lester L. Lewis, 74, of Van Tassell were held Tuesday, March 22, 1988 at Peet Mortuary Chapel in Lusk. Rev. Delbert Dick officiated. Burial was in the Harrison Cemetery. He died March 18 at the Torrington Community Hospital.
Lewis was born July 12, 1913 to Charles and Laura Seegrist Lewis at the Lewis homestead six miles south of Van Tassell. He married Rose Hebner on June 21, 1935. To this union were born three children. Most of his life was spent ranching and farming in the Van Tassel area.
Survivor include his wife, Rose; two sons , Jerald of Lusk and Melvin of Laredo, TX.; one daughter, Linda Freese of Kingston, ID; nine grandchildren and one great-grandson; two sisters, Ruby Hebner of Las Vegas, NV and Gladys Moyer of South Gate, CA.; and one brother, Archie Lewis of Ft. Collins, CO.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Lawrence Lewis.
Memorials to the Niobrara County Historical Society in care of the Security National Bank of Harrison would be appreciated by the family.
Peet Mortuary was in charge of the arrangements.
Chris Christensen (February 25, 1877 - May 17, 1971)Henry Leo DeBock (January 15, 1922 - February 25, 1964)Benjamin Reuben Hebner (February 10, 1923 - February 13, 1984)Daniel F. Hebner (June 19, 1912 - November 15, 1990)David Walter Hebner (February 6, 1910 - February 25, 1973)Frederick Hebner (Date Unknown - January 15, 1946)Charles Kearn Knight (November 17, 1919 - December 26, 1980)Lawrence Kenneth Lewis (November 13, 1918 - July, 1982)Margaret Lewis (January 21, 1908 - July 8, 1996)Rose Lewis (March 27, 1915 - February 3, 2017)Thomas Clarke Lewis (September 18, 1901 - January 5, 1975)Thomas W. Lewis (Date Unknown - October 15, 1952)Katherine Meier (July 9, 1889 - June, 1973)Gladys Moyer (October 13, 1920 - January 27, 1991)Rosetta Lewis Roland (September 2, 1926 - March 18, 2004)Louise Frieda Snook (January 10, 1920 - May 16, 1989)Maude Belle Stevens (March 6, 1881 - August 19, 1968)Clara Louella Tangen (May 28, 1887 - July 13, 1966)La Vergne Van Sant (1914 - July 18, 1950)
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