Clipped From Wellsville Daily Reporter
Leon G.Lewis Leon G. Lewis, 78, of Route 2, Wellsville, died Sunday at Mary's Nursing Home. He had been ill since August. Mr. Lewis was born in Woodhull, N.Y. Aug. 18, 1894, a son of Lester B. and Georgianna Rutherford Lewis. A former resident of Whites ville, Mr. Lewis had lived in the Wellsville area for the past 40 years. His wife, the former Flora Gould, predeceased him. He had been employed by the Wellsville Roofing Co. Survivors include a son, Leon D., of Route 1, Wellsville; two daughters, Mrs. Lewis Pakis, of Route 2, Wellsville, and Mrs. Gerald Sherman, of Wellsville; five grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Rose Butler, of Addison, Mrs. Leona Williams, of Bath and Mrs. Anna Rodee, of Painted Post; and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the east wing of the Embser Funeral Home from 7-9 p.m. tonight and from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral services will be conducted from the funeral home at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday by the Rev. Wilbur Beers. Burial will be in Stannard Cemetery.