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Herbert Lewis

June 11, 1933 - March 22, 2012


Herb Lewis passed away peacefully in his 79th year with his wife of 56 years by his side.
Herb was born and raised in Hamilton, Ontario. Herb had a love of playing the guitar. In his younger years he had a band, playing at dances and on the radio with the likes of Tommy Hunter. Herb was a carpenter builder in Ontario before moving to Osoyoos in 1968 were he continued his trade as a craftsman builder, building countless custom homes including the Windmill and Country Squire. He had an ostrich farm in Cawston, BC for a time. He is survived by his wife Dolores; sons Mark (Patricia), John, (Simone) and daughter Lisa; grandchildren Clinton, Brent, Justin, Trent; sisters Sylvia (Norm), Diane (Ron) and brothers Ed (Sharon), Bob (Sharon)
His life will be celebrated by family and friends on Thursday March 29th from 1-5 pm at #2 Curlew Court.
Thank you to Dr. De Vries, the staff of SOGH and to Lynn Wilson, RN from the palliative care unit. Donations are gratefully accepted to the Palliative Care Unit, RR#3 – 7139 362nd Ave., Oliver, B.C. V0H 1T0 .
Condolences and tributes may be directed to the family by visiting Arrangements entrusted to Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium, Oliver & Osoyoos.


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From: Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff

Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

From: Sylvia Quinn
Relation: Sister

Norm and I were so happy to have been able to visit Herb and Dolores in the summer of 2006. He was a very talented brother who built many beautiful homes and could play country or classical guitar.
We will be sharing many good memories with family in the next days, weeks, months. love, from your sister Sylvia

From: Pat White
Relation: Family

He was a man who toiled hard for the love of his craft and found great pleasure in the art of creation. A man of few words, but for those that were spoken and for those that were sung, they will remain forever in our hearts. Thanks for your wisdom and love!

Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. May you hold tight to the memories for comfort, lean on your friends for strength and always remember how much you are cared about.

Love always

From: Gerry and Edie Stowe
Relation: friends

Extending our sincere and deepest sympathy to you and your family at this time.

Service Schedule

Private service arrangements have been made.

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Donations are gratefully accepted to the Palliative Care Unit,  RR#3 – 7139 362nd Ave., Oliver, BC V0H 1T0 .

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