PLAINVILLE - Robert “Bob” Joseph Leo Lewis, 77, passed away on February 8, 2021, at the Summit in Plantsville after a courageous and difficult battle with cancer.
He was born on October 7, 1943 in Waterville, ME to the late Tate and Bernadette (Rancourt) Lewis. In addition to his parents he is predeceased by his brother John Lewis and his sister Marie (Lewis) Menéndez.
Bob was a Vietnam veteran of the U.S. Navy. He will be remembered as a great father to his two daughters, a philosopher and a man who loved his cats dearly. Anyone lucky enough to meet Bob knows that he was a unique and special individual who made a lasting impression on everyone he met. He was always ready for an adventure and loved to attend fall fairs in the CT area.
Bob will be cherished in the memories of his daughters: Jacqueline Lewis of Plainville, Robin Lewis of Florida, his niece Crystal (Menéndez) DeWitt, his beloved feline companion Stewie, and many friends in the Plainville area.
Services will be private at the convenience of the family. The Bailey Funeral Home of Plainville has been entrusted with arrangements. The family would like to express their thanks to Hartford Healthcare Hospice Team for all their help and support Over the last few months. To honor the memory of Bob, please make a donation to a local animal shelter or charity.
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