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Cornelius G. Lewis

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Cornelius was born on July 9, 1924 and passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2018.

Cornelius was a resident of Perrysburg, Ohio at the time of passing.

He used the GI Bill to attend and graduate from Michigan State University where he met and married his wife of 62 years Mildred (Hach) Lewis and then worked his whole career as a Plant Quarantine Inspector for the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Corny volunteered with the Civilian Conservation Corp prior to enlisting in the Armed Guard Branch of the U.S. Navy where he served during WWII.

Visitation will be from 2-8 pm Friday April 13th at the Walter Funeral Home, 4653 Glendale Avenue, with services at 11am Saturday April 14th at Church of the Cross UMC, 1750 Eastgate Road. Interment will be at Georgia National Cemetery.

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