Connie J. Lewis 1956 - 2005 Basehor
Services for Connie J. Lewis, 49, Basehor, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Sutton Cemetery in Douglas County.Mrs. Lewis died Thursday, June 30, 2005, at her home after a long battle with breast cancer.She was born Feb. 14, 1956, in Olathe, the daughter of Richard and Beverly Cates. She graduated from Lawrence High School in 1974. Mrs. Lewis worked for Stokely-Van Camp and Hill-Kinbrell Environmental Services, both in Lawrence. She was a secretary to the principal at Leavenworth High School. She was involved with a bowling league in Lawrence and played women's and coed softball in Lawrence.She married Robert J. Lewis. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include her parents, Lawrence; two sons, Robert M. Lewis and Owen J. Lewis, both of the home; a sister, Janice Johnson, Lawrence; and a brother, Rick Cates, Lawrence.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.The family suggests memorials to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, sent in care of the funeral home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs 66012.