Rhea (Dallinga) Lewis, 92, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, March 4, 2019.
She was a graduate of Copley High School and a life- long member of the Copley United Methodist Church, where she sang with the choir for many years. Rhea loved to follow Cleveland sports.
Rhea is preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, James C. Lewis, her parents Charles and Ida (Sell) Dallinga, brothers Richard and Harold, and sisters Lucille Thompson and Martha Dallinga.
She leaves behind her daughter Martha (Wayne Apel) Ross and son Wilson (Windy) Lewis, grandchildren Kyle (Sarah) Lewis, Tyler (Taren) Lewis, Claire Lewis, Mason Averill, and great grand children Tristan and and Addison.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Copley United Methodist Church with Pastors Donald and Karen Upson officiating. Friends may call 1 hour prior to the service at the church. Rhea's ashes will be buried next to her husband in Copley Cemetery at a later time. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of choice.