Thomas R. Lewis, Sr. Tom Lewis, age 78 passed away
peacefully in Bellingham on Thursday, May 9, 2013. He was
born July 14, 1934 in Vienna, MD to Russell and Alma Lewis.
He married Angela Mantheiy on May 14, 1966 in Maryland.
Tom served our country in the U.S. Army. He worked for
Campbell Soup in Sacramento,
CA and later moved to Walla Walla where
he owned and operated The Fashion Care Center.
Tom was passionate about baseball and he played,
coached, umpired and watched baseball his entire
life. He could be considered to be the Baltimore
Orioles #1 fan. Tom was always friendly and kind
to others and his greatest joy was being a dad and
grandpa. He was preceded in death by sister Sylvia
Reid and brother David Lewis. He is survived by
his wife of 46 years, Angela, son Tom (wife Trisha)
Lewis and their children Hannah, Thomas, Jenna
and Colby, sisters Pat (husband Art) Wilkerson, Judy
(husband Bobby) Townsend and Della Rae Wheeler.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Church of the
Assumption in Bellingham on Monday, May 20th at 10:30
AM. A celebration of Tom’s life will be held
in Walla Walla later this summer. Memorials
may be made to the DeSales High School Baseball Team,
919 E. Sumach St., Walla Walla, WA 99362 attn: Kim Cox. You may
share memories in the online guestbook at www.westfordfuneralhome.com.