Elsie M. Lewis

October 27, 1942 - April 30, 2019 West Grove, PA | Age 76 Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister and Friend.

ELSIE M. LEWIS, age 76, of West Grove, PA, formerly of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. She was the wife of Donald F. Lewis, with whom she shared 59 years of marriage.

Born in West Chester, PA, she was the daughter of the late James P. May and the late Ada Schukraft May.

Elsie was a homemaker. She enjoyed reading, gardening, family gatherings and going on vacation to Hilton Head and Florida. She was a very loving, caring and nurturing person who was devoted to her family. She enjoyed being with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by one son, Donald F. Lewis, Jr. (Beverly) of Avondale, PA; four daughters, Teresa L. Ledezma (Juan) of Kennett Square, PA, Diane L. Plummer (John) of Kennett Square, PA, Kathy J. Trautman (Daniel) of Lincoln University, PA and Millie L. Tyler (John) of Harleysville, PA; five sisters, Dorothy Russell, Barbara May, Kathleen Dixon, Evella Linderman and Mary Sadone; two brothers, Edward May and James May; thirteen grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren.

You are invited to visit with her family and friends from 10:00 to 12:00 on Thursday morning, May 9, 2019, at the Kuzo Funeral Home, 250 West State Street, Kennett Square, PA. Her Funeral service will follow at 12:00. Burial will be held privately.

To view her online tribute and to leave a memory with her family, please visit www.kuzoandfoulkfhcom

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May 9, 2019 10:00-12:00 Kuzo Funeral Home
250 West State Street
Kennett Square, PA

Funeral Service

May 9, 2019 12:00 Kuzo Funeral Home
250 West State Street
Kennett Square, PA




  1. To the Lewis family,

    I am so sorry for your loss. I took your dad to dialysis from Jennerspond on the bus. Would always talk to your mom before loading dad. She always had a smile. Will be sadly missed . You are all in my thoughts and prayers .

    Jill W. | May 5, 2019 at 11:30 AM
  2. Dear Diane, Kathy and Millie- I remember many weekends hanging out at your house. Your mom was so nice and treated me like one of the family. I am so sorry for your loss. God bless you and the whole family during this very sad time.

    Thinking of you
    Michelle Zunino Tuel

    Michelle Tuel | May 4, 2019 at 10:19 PM
  3. Dear Diane & John

    I am so sorry for your loss of your beloved Mother

    Kay Blackburn | May 4, 2019 at 1:19 PM
  4. I remember your Mother so well.. a very special Lady!! I am so sorry for your loss.

    Kay Blackburn

    Kay Blackburn | May 4, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  5. So sorry for your loss she was a lovely women who will surely be missed. Please share our best wishes with the entire family. Love, Kym and Bastian

    Kym Blackburn | May 4, 2019 at 7:05 AM
  6. My deepest sympathy to the Lewis family. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

    Debbie Cahue | May 4, 2019 at 6:29 AM
  7. Adam & Laura,
    We’re sorry for your loss at this most difficult time. We are keeping you & your family in our thoughts & prayers. If there’s anything we can do please don’t hesitate to ask us.
    The Benders

    Bud, Cook & Stephine | May 3, 2019 at 11:32 PM
  8. I’m so sorry for your loss.

    Ed Thomas | May 3, 2019 at 5:47 PM
  9. Kathy, I am so sorry for your loss, there are no words to tell you how sorry I am. Please know that you and your father and family are in my thoughts and prayers, Yours truly Pamela Harvey.

    Pamela Harvey | May 3, 2019 at 3:51 PM
  10. From the time we met you loved me as one of the family. My love for you was as deep as my own mom. Don and I will always have you in our hearts. I will miss you deeply. With all my love , Bev

    Beverly Steen | May 3, 2019 at 2:39 PM
  11. My deepest sympathy to the entire Lewis family. Elsie was a wonderful person. Had a nice long chat with her a few weeks ago. Praying that you will find some comfort in your loving memories. Peace be with you.
    Edna Perrotti

    Edna Perrotti | May 3, 2019 at 1:04 PM

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