Obituary of Lonnie Junior Lewis
Lonnie Junior Lewis, 78, of Morgantown, passed away on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at Mon Health Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family. He was born September 29, 1942in Hookersville, WV, a son of the late John Thomas Lewis and Melcina Cook Lewis.
Lonnie was a coal miner and worked many years at the Bethlehem Steel Marianna Mine #58, and retired from Emerald Mine. He was a proud member UMWA. In his spare time, he enjoyed raccoon hunting, fishing, and camping. Lonnie was a family man and cherished visiting Raccoon Creek State Park with his family.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Elmira “Marcie” Lewis; son Lonnie Lewis and wife Denise of Rices Landing, PA; daughter Rachel McDonald and husband Jerry of Morgantown; grandchildren Nick Lewis and Trevor McDonald; step granddaughter Lana Lenhart; one brother and one sister; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother and five sisters.
Friends may call at the McCulla Funeral Home, 770 Fairmont Road, Westover on Wednesday from 11:00 am until the funeral service at 1:00 pm with Pastor Barbara Hamrick officiating. Burial will follow at Bethel Cemetery. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to McCulla Funeral Home to help defray funeral expenses. COVID-19 policies of masks and social distancing will be enforced. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McCulla.com.
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