Harry Leonard Lewis, 83, of North Liberty, passed away at home on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, at Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City, where visitation will be from
6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Harry's memory to the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center Research Fund through the University of Iowa Foundation. Family interment will take place at Memory Gardens. Online condolences may be shared with Harry's family at www.gayandciha.com.
Harry was born June 25, 1934, in Batesville, Ark., the son of Harry and Cleo Mae Lewis. He married Carol Irene Lockhart on July 14, 1978, in Iowa City. They moved to North Liberty in 2001. Harry was an avid fisherman, a private pilot, and he loved to cook for friends and family. He served in the Air Force and was a member of the Masonic Lodge of Iowa City. He was owner of Harry Lewis Roofing Co. in Iowa City for more than 50 years.
He is survived by his wife, Carol; daughter, Tammy Lewis of Conway, Ark.; daughter, Melanie Stocks of Dallas, Texas, and her children Brandon, Kyle and Riley, and Brandon's children, Brayan, Emma and Daniel; stepson, James Langenberg Jr. and his wife, Angela, of Baxter, and their children, Jessica of Houston, Texas, and Joseph of Denver, Colo.; stepdaughter, Sara Langenberg and her husband, Mark Braun, and their son, Benjamin, all of Clive; sister, Luella Richardson and her husband, Daniel, of Desha, Ark.; brother, Tom and his wife, Patricia, of Batesville, Ark.; brother, Richard and his wife, Judy, of Batesville; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Rosella; and brother, Charles.