Ellamae Lewis

Obituary of Ellamae Grace Lewis

Ellamae Grace Lewis, 96, of Pequannock, died Sunday, February 13, 2022. 

 

Born at home in West Orange, Ellamae was the daughter of Edward and Grace Werner, and was raised in Livingston.

 

Marrying Arthur Jack Lewis, the couple had six daughters. They were married for 28 years and lived in Livingston before moving to Pequannock. 

 

Ellamae worked for Burlex Labs in Wayne for many years before retiring. In retirement, she enjoyed playing piano, winning at bingo, and watching Wheel of Fortune. 

 

She is lovingly survived by her daughter, Jacqueline Finocchiaro and her husband Frank; her sons-in-law, David Fry, Albie Aschoff, and Frank Coman; ten grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great-grandchildren. 

 

She was predeceased by five daughters: Ellie Lewis, Elaine Coman, Janice Burton, Shari Crowley and Harriett Fry, as well as by her former husband, Arthur. 

 

Visiting hours will be held 7-9 pm Thursday at the funeral home. A funeral service will be held 11:30 am Friday, also at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Restland Memorial Park in East Hanover. 

Thursday
17
February

Visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, February 17, 2022
M. John Scanlan Funeral Home
781 Newark Pompton Tpke
Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States
Friday
18
February

Funeral Service

11:30 am
Friday, February 18, 2022
M. John Scanlan Funeral Home
781 Newark Pompton Tpke
Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States
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