Emily K. Lewis-Evans, formerly of Clear Lake, died peacefully at home on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011 at the age of 80. A memorial celebration of life will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church on Saturday, Dec. 17, at 12:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Five Acres Animal Shelter. Condolences and memories may be shared at baue.com.
Emily left Clear Lake in 1949 to attend Lindenwood College in St. Charles, Mo. She was employed as a receptionist at Baue Funeral Home from 1985 to 1999. Emily was also a member of the Historical Society and P.E.O Sisterhood.
She was the beloved daughter of the late Clarence and Hazel Knutson; devoted mother of Rick M. (Geri) Lewis, Stephen K. (Maria E.) Lewis, Linda Meyer, and Kathy (Joe) Hundley; and cherished grandmother of 15 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her first husband, Jerry O. Lewis; and her second husband, Dr. James Hiram Evans, Jr.
The family is being served by The Baue Funeral Home, St. Charles, Mo.