Lewis D. Stevens, age 72, passed away peacefully Friday, June 30, 2017 at his home.
Lewis was born May 4, 1945 in Stanaford, West Virginia, a son of Charley & Ruby (Johnson) Stevens. He was a former machinist at Lightning Mixing Equipment in Rochester. He was married to Helen J. Stevens, who predeceased him in 1998. In addition to his parents and wife, Lewis was also predeceased by 2 sisters, Hedy Puritt and Loretta Plumley and 2 brothers, James & Clifton Stevens.
Lewis loved music, he played the guitar and sang and enjoyed both at his church in Rochester.
Lewis is survived by 4 children, Cindy Schluter, Christina (Tim) Dean, Robert "Bob" (Debbie) Stevens & Charley Stevens; 8 grandchildren, Taryn, Ryan, Cody, Kayli, Sawyer, Paige, Rheanna & Rachael; his siblings, Mattie Obermann, Corena Lusk, Wanda Kirby & Eugene Stevens; his children's mother, Anita Landon; several nieces, nephews, cousins, step-children, step-grandchildren and friends.
Friends may call 4-7 pm Wednesday at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, 300 W. Naples St., Wayland. A graveside service will be held 11 am, Thursday at the Parma Union Cemetery, Hilton, NY.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478
Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or to the family, C/o Walter E. Baird & Sons FH, PO Box 336, Wayland, NY 14572.