James P. `Jim` Lewis
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James P. `Jim` Lewis , Age: 92
May 08, 1925 -- November 28, 2017

James P. Lewis, 92, Kansas City, KS, died Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Providence Medical Center. The visitation will be from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Monday, December 4 at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 15410 Leavenworth Rd., Basehor, KS with the Funeral Mass to follow at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions to the Adoration Chapel at Holy Angels. Jim was born May 8, 1925, in Horton, KS, the son of James and Perrill Lewis. He graduated from Wyandotte High School in 1943 and then served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II. After the war Jim went to work for the Rock Island Railroad and met the love of his life, Betty Morgan and they were united in marriage on December 28, 1946. Jim had worked for General Motors and then became plant manager for Fairbanks Morse Pump. He and Betty then moved to Anniston, AL for 38 years and Jim retired as plant manager at FMC Corporation in 1987 before returning to Kansas City in 2012. Jim and Betty were avid golfers who loved traveling and spending time with their friends and family. He was a member of Holy Angels and was a former Grand Knight in the Marian Council of the Knights of Columbus. Jim was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Virginia Vaughan. He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Betty, 4 children and their spouses, Carol and Gary Hefley, Jerry and Linda Lewis, Dennis and Barbara Lewis, Jim and Dunrie Lewis, grandchildren and their spouses, Shane and Christie Lewis, Jerry and Debbie Lewis, Jennie Lewis, Jamie and Michael Earl, Jimmie Lewis, Sam Lewis, Morgan Lewis and John Lewis and 8 great grandchildren. Jim will missed by all who knew and loved him.

Additional Service: Visitation
Location: Holy Angels Catholic Church
Address: 15410 Leavenworth Rd.
City: Basehor
State: Kansas
Zip Code: 66007
Date: December 04, 2017
Time: 09:30 AM
Additional Information: No Additional Information Added
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Additional Service: Funeral Mass
Location: Holy Angels Catholic Church
Address: 15410 Leavenwoth Rd.
City: Basehor
State: Kansas
Zip Code: 66007
Date: December 04, 2017
Time: 10:30 AM
Additional Information: No Additional Information Added
Google Map: Click Here to see Location on Map.
Condolences

Pat and Jane Kelly December 01, 2017

FRiend of Jim and Dunrie Leawood , Kansas

Jim and Dunrie, We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless. Pat and Jane


Phil and Lauren White December 03, 2017

Enter your relationship with James P. `Jim` Lewis Shawnee , Kansas

What a life! And so many children, grandchildren and great grand children! May his family be blessed and comforted by all the good memories. Peace to you all Phil and Lauren White Jim and Dunrie's neighbors


Susan and Darrel Schrader December 04, 2017

Neighbor Kansas City , Kansas

Our prayers are with your family at this time.


TIM MORGAN December 04, 2017

NEPHEW AURORA , Colorado

SORRY TO HEAR UNCLE JIM IS GONE. SOUNDS LIKE HE AND BETTY KEPT HAVING FUN TOGETHER AFTER RETIREMENT. I'M SURE THE GOOD LORD HAS A BEAUTIFUL GOLF COURSE AND PLENTY OF TEE TIMES FOR HIM. BEST WISHES FOR AUNT BETTY AND THE FAMILY.



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