Lewis M. Lewellen
Feb. 28, 1932 – Nov. 26, 2018
Mr. Lewis M. Lewellen, 86 of Crawfordsville passed away on Monday Nov. 26, 2018 at 4:50 a.m., at Hickory Creek Nursing Home in Crawfordsville.
Mr. Lewellen was born Feb. 28, 1932 at Waynetown, the son of Edward O. and Mary Frances (nee: West) Lewellen
He attended school in Waynetown. He served in the US army in the Korean war and then he worked as a machinist at Hoosier Crown & AlcoaCSI as a Press Operator / Machine Operator before his retirement. Lewis was married to Beverly Ann Ryker and they had three sons before they divorced.
Survivors include his sons Robert, Mike and Jeff Lewellen all of Crawfordsville; brothers: Gordon (Doc) (wife Shirley) Lewellen and Robert Leon (wife Gloria) Lewellen of Crawfordsville; sister Ruth Marie Howard of Ohio; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, John Thomas Lewellen and Clifford Edward Lewellen; a sister Frances Rae Williamson; and two grandchildren.
It was Mr. Lewellen’s wish to have a simple cremation and a celebration of his life at a later date. Shoemaker Funeral Home, 202 Bratton Rd. Waynetown was entrusted with these arrangements.