The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

January 30, 2014

Larry W. Lewis

Published 1-30-14


Enid News and Eagle

LAHOMA, OK — Memorial service for Larry W. Lewis, 71, of Lahoma, Okla., will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at Community Bible Church In Green Valley. The Rev. Bill Smith will officiate.

Larry W. Lewis Sr. went home to his Lord on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014. He was born in Des Moines, Iowa, on Nov. 12, 1942, to William E. and Helen L. Lewis.

His family moved to the San Diego, Calif., area in May 1960. He graduated from Mt. Miguel High School in 1961, where he played football. He attended San Diego State College on a football scholarship, but left to work for his fathers trucking company.

He married the love of his life, Kathy Moore, on March 9, 1963. There are three children to this union. The entire Lewis family moved back to Des Moines, Iowa, in 1965, where they lived for 21 years. During that time Larry owned Lewis Construction Co. Inc. from 1974 to 1985. The family moved back to California in 1986.  Larry and Kathy moved to Lahoma, Okla., in 2004.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one grandson.  He is survived by his wife, Kathy of almost 51 years; his children, Larry Lewis Jr. and wife Gina of Enid, Okla., Connie Vos and husband Scott of Allen, Texas, and Donna Dodds and husband Chris of San Diego, Calif.; grandchildren, Eric Lewis, Megan and Brandon Pratt, Elizabeth Vos and Andrew Vos; brothers, Harry Lewis and Bill Lewis; sisters, Mary Dunham and Marie Warren; and many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Many thanks to Highland Park Manor and Hospice Circle of Love for the care that was given to Larry.

You are invited to leave the family a condolence online at www.EnidCremation.com.

(Submitted by family)