Gordon Lewis

Gordon H. Lewis, 90, Carpio, died Sunday, March 3, 2013, in a Minot nursing home.

Gordon Henry Lewis was born May 18, 1922, to James and Clara (Block) Lewis, on the family farm in Callahan Township, Renville County. He attended a rural school in Callahan Township, and later attended school in Grano.

Gordon farmed his entire life and raised cattle, pigs and chickens. He had a beautiful team of horses.

After retiring from farming he moved into Carpio, where he lived until he went to the hospital and then Trinity Homes in Minot.

Gordon enjoyed doing crafts, gardening, and his yard work.

Those who shared in his life: sister, Evelyn Clouse, Carpio; two nephews, Alvin and Francis, both of Washington state; several cousins and many friends.

Gordon was preceded in death by his parents, James and Clara.

Funeral: Saturday, March 9, 2013, 2 p.m., at the Carpio Lutheran Church, Carpio.

Visitation: Saturday, one hour prior to the service, at the church.

Burial: Rosehill Memorial Park, Minot.

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(Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)