Lou Ann C. (Cowling) Lewis passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Meadowood Senior Living in Worcester, PA. She was 91. Mrs. Lewis earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Bowling Green State University and worked as a head dietician for the Upper Merion Area School District for over 30 years. She was an active member of Valley Forge Presbyterian Church in King of Prussia, PA, for over 50 years and she held several positions there. Lou Ann was also a member of the Upper Merion Business and Professional Women, where she held many titles, including past president. She volunteered in the gift shop at Suburban Community Hospital and for various Women’s Abuse Shelters. Lou Ann also enjoyed playing cards, especially Bridge, and she was a great cook and baker.
Born in Stryker, Ohio on November 15, 1926, she was a daughter of the late Norman and Alice (Strong) Cowling. She was the wife of the late George D. Lewis, II, who died in 1972. Surviving is her loving family including a son, Robert C. Lewis and his wife, Joanne, of Gilbertsville, PA; a granddaughter, Lee Ann Seruis; three great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Connie Cowling of New Bern, NC; three nieces: Cynthia Grimm of Greenville, NC, Dr. Karen Reed and her husband, Dr. Michael Reed of New Bern, NC and Christine McCullen and her husband, Dr. Bob McCullen of Gastonia, NC; three great-nephews and four great-nieces. She was preceded in death by a son, George D. Lewis, III; a grandson, George D. Lewis IV; and a brother, Robert Cowling.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Laurel House Women’s Shelter, 605 Swede St, Norristown, PA 19401. Arrangements are by The Bacchi Funeral Home & Crematory, Bridgeport, PA. Condolences to the family at www.bacchifh.com
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