Henry C. Lewis formerly of Kenova

Henry C. Lewis, 83, of Fairless Hills, Pa., formerly of Kenova, W.Va., died Friday, January 20, 2012, at Pennsylvania Hospital. He was born and raised in Kenova and was a graduate of C-K High School. He lived the past 58 years in Fairless Hills, where he worked for U.S. Steel’s Fairless Works in the National Tube Division for nearly 40 years until retiring in 1993. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church. In earlier years, Mr. Lewis was an avid gardener who enjoyed working with his hands. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Ann Lewis. Mr. Lewis was the loving father of Henry C. Lewis Jr. of Burlington, N.J., and the grandfather of Jessemine Rose Loston of Burlington, and the great-grandfather of Darius James Lavery-Loston and Andraya Lenore Loston. He was also the brother of Frances Elkins of Ceredo, W.Va., Mary Ann Lykins of Kenova, W.Va. and Thomas Jefferson Lewis of Ceredo. He will also be missed by several nieces and nephews. Memorial contributions may be made to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Foundation, Lockbox #1352, P.O. Box 8500 Philadelphia, PA 19178-1352 or Christ United Methodist Church, 501 Wistar Road, Fairless Hills, PA 19030-4198. There will be no visitation. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 28, 2012 at Cyrus Cemetery with Rev. Carl W. Ames officiating. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.