Funeral services for Virginia Lewis, 94, Eudora, KS, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at the Auxvasse Presbyterian Church in Auxvasse, MO. Burial will follow in the Auxvasse Cemetery.
She died on Saturday, September 11, 2010 at her home in Eudora, KS. She had moved to Eudora from Auxvasse in 1996.
Mrs. Lewis was born on May 8, 1916 in Callaway County, Missouri, the daughter of Robert A. & Minnie Boyd Gilmore.
She was a homemaker.
She was a member of the Auxvasse Presbyterian Church.
She was married to Ernest E. Lewis on December 28, 1941 in Fulton, MO. He preceded her in death on June 1, 1999.
Survivors include a daughter, Sue Lynch (husband, Jim), of Eudora, KS, two grandchildren, Chris Bishoff and Kelly Lynch, and three great grandchildren, Jacob, Sydney and Jeremiah Bishoff.
The family suggests memorials in her name to the Douglas County Visiting Nurses, Rehabilitation and Hospice Services or to the Lawrence Humane Society and may be sent in care of the Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence, KS.
My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time of loss. Virginia was a special lady who I’ll always remember fondly.