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Chris Anthony Lewis


Chris Anthony Lewis, 49, of Bellefontaine, passed away Monday, April 1, 2013.

He was born in Pomeroy on April 2, 1963, to Larry (Kate) Lewis of Bellefontaine and Ruth Ann Horak (Jerry) Barga of Sidney.

He also is survived by his children, Christopher Aaron Lewis of Russells Point and Braden Lewis and Erica Lewis, both of Bellefontaine; brother, D. Scott (Carmen) Lewis of Highland, Calif.; sisters, Lisa (John) Thompson of San Diego and Anne Lewis of Urbana; a stepsister, Angie Bruce; stepbrothers, Travis Teets, Dennis Barga, Richard Barga, Bill Barga, Jaime Barga and John Barga; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

His brother, Kevin D. Lewis, preceded him in death.

A 1981 Indian Lake High School graduate, he worked at Honda of America Mfg. at Marysville.

He was a member of the Trophy Bass Masters Association and enjoyed fishing, hunting, trapping, music and playing the drums.

The Rev. Mike Sandlin and Chris’ uncle, Monsignor Donald E. Horak officiate a funeral at 11 a.m. Friday at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine, where visitation is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Burial is in Bellefontaine Cemetery.

Chris was active in the Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group and the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the group.

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