Thomas Lewis

Thomas P. Lewis, 79, of Kansas City, Kan., died, Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, surrounded by family just as he was on life, at Providence Medical Center. He was born June 6, 1939, in Waynesburg, Penn., to Preston and Rebecca (Ingram) Lewis.

On Nov. 27, 1974, Tom married Deborah J. Sutherland in Kansas City, Kan. She survives at the home. He is also survived by his sister, Carol (Duane) Lewis Heck; two sons, Thomas E. (Cindy) and Timothy P. (Bea) Lewis; three daughters, Tear (Guy) Moore, Teresa (Steve) Noland and Kathy McEndree; 17 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Connie Lewis Geary; a daughter, Shirley Eichost; and a great-granddaughter, Haylie Boatwright.

Tom was a strong believer in family, he loved trees and nature. He was a lifelong member of the IBEW #278.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. Inurnment with military honors will be Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at 9 a.m., at Leavenworth National Cemetery.