Where Food, Drinks & Stories Are Shared

Ken Lewman

September 30, 1939 - November 15, 2018
Climax, MI



Saturday, November 24, 2018
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EST
Climax Scotts American Legion Post 465
6101 S 44th St.
Climax, MI 49034
(269) 746-4210


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Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan
222 N. Kalamazoo Mall, Ste. 100
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 345-0273
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Life Story / Obituary


Age 79, died peacefully on November 15, 2018 surrounded by family. Ken was born September 30, 1939, the son of Robert and Thelma (Bontrager) Lewman. A Navy veteran, he later made his career and retired from General Motors Company at which time he married his high school sweetheart, Betty Earle. Together they enjoyed their years making memories with their large family. Cremation has taken place. Visit with family and friends on Saturday, November 24 from 5pm – 7pm at the Climax Scotts American Legion Post 465, 6101 S 44th St. Climax, MI 49034 where food and beverages will be served. Arrangements by Betzler Life Story Funeral Home, 6080 Stadium Dr. Kalamazoo (269) 375-2900. Please visit Ken’s personal web page at www.BetzlerFuneralHome.com, where you can read his story, archive a favorite memory or photo and sign his online guestbook. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be directed to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan.