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Donald F. Lewis

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July 31, 1944- May 2, 2020

Donald F. Lewis, 75, of Acworth, passed away surrounded by family on May 2, 2020.  Originally from Wilkes Barre, PA, he moved to Ohio in 1967, where he met his wife and started a family before settling in Georgia in 1986.  

He is survived by his wife of 49 years Ruth, three daughters, Rebecca (Shawn) Sartain, Jennifer Migliosi and Lori (Charlie) Minotto, eight grandchildren, a brother Richard of Pennsylvania, and sister Grace of New York, along with extended family and friends.  He is preceded in death by his mother Angeline and two brothers.  

Don served in the United States Air Force, stationed in England, from 1962 to 1966 as an Air Traffic Controller.  He was a member of Ron Asby American Legion Post 304, in Acworth.  He enjoyed getting together with his grandchildren, playing darts, cards, golf and pool as well as putting together puzzles with his wife.  

Services will be private. Arrangements were made through Georgia Funeral Care, www. georgiafuneralcare.com.  Comments for the family can be left on the site. The family requests your prayers during this time.

12 Comments To "Donald F. Lewis"

Bill and Susan Creeden On May 09 2020 at 6pm
Ruth and family, Bill and I were saddened to learn Don had passed. He was such a kind person. We really enjoyed being your neighbor. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Reply to this comment
Ed Jackson On May 07 2020 at 10pm
Ruth, I am so sorry four loss. I'll always have fond memories of our fellowship and trivia team at the American Legion Post with you and Don. His sense of humor was epic. Praying for comfort for you and your family. After my wife passed, I've learned to draw comfort from good memories of our 45 years together. Reply to this comment
Marianne Kremer On May 07 2020 at 11am
Ruth so sorry for your loss, my thoughts are w you and your family. Jerry died in 2017 and I moved to Wisconsin to be near younger Grandchildren. Take care marianne Reply to this comment
John and Lee Kirk On May 06 2020 at 9pm
Ruth, no words can express the deep sorrow we feel for you and your family. John and Don roomed together in Oberlin and became friends. Don was the best man at our wedding and John was the best man at yours . We shared many fun filled hours together . Lots of fond memories remain. May God's love and mercy comfort you all . Reply to this comment
Nelson Horey On May 06 2020 at 9pm
Dear Ruthie, I am so sorry for your loss of Donnie. I was a member of his team at the FAA for several years and he was one of my trainers. He must have done a good job with me because I lasted until 1981! He will be remembered here in Ohio. Reply to this comment
Mark G. Rosemark On May 06 2020 at 3pm
Ruth and family, I'm very sorry for your loss. My memory of Donnie are of friendship, laughter (lots of that), playing ball together, and get-togethers after. Anne has been gone for three years, but she also loved our friendship. What a great group of guys! Your friend from Wellington, Ohio, Mark. Reply to this comment
Mark Watson On May 05 2020 at 9pm
Ruth, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in my thoughts. Reply to this comment
Tim and Sharon Lemming On May 05 2020 at 12pm
Dear Ruth and family... you and yours will be in our thoughts and prayers. Reply to this comment
Mary Henry On May 05 2020 at 12pm
Ruth, Becky, Jenny, Lori and family - we have been blessed to be friends with all of you for many, many years!! My heart goes out to all of you. Don was a very good man, a loving husband, dad, grandpa and friend! I so enjoyed our breakfasts Ruthie with you and Don after Bob passed. You both helped me through some very difficult times! I’m certainly going to miss Din too! I pray Don and Bob are together playing golf, pool, cards and I know they are both watching over us!! May The Good Lord give you all the strength you need to get through this difficult time! I love you all so much! God Bless you Don! Tell Bob I’m still wearing my ring and I keep him in my heart! I believe and pray Ruthie and I will be rejoined with you both when The Good Lord is ready for us! You know I am here for you Ruthie! God bless you all! Reply to this comment
Michelle (Henry) Kent On May 05 2020 at 12pm
So sorry for your loss. God bless Mr. Don and family always. Reply to this comment
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