2008-07-26 / Obituaries

Lewis Orr Gordon

A funeral service for Lewis Orr Gordon, 78, of Thornville, was held July 22, 2008, at Boring Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with Pastor Jeff Morlock officiating. Burial was in Highland Cemetery, Glenford.

Lewis passed away Thursday


July 17, 2008, at Autumn Healthcare in Somerset. He was born July 21, 1929, to the late Freed and Rozella (Orr) Gordon in Perry County. He was a member of Zion United Church of Christ. Lewis was in the armed forces and served our country as a member of the U.S. Army. He worked for Shelly Co. as a truck driver for 43 years. Lewis was a member of the AMVETS Post 51 in Thornport, the Buckeye Lake VFW and the Newark Eagles. He also enjoyed the outdoors.

Lewis is survived by his wife, Mary (Hupp) Gordon; children, Lewis "Sandy" (Heidi) Gordon, Cindy Henderson and Robert "Bob" Gordon; stepchildren, Randy (Marilyn) Hupp, Monica (Keith) Rutledge, Michael Hupp, Dick Hupp and Becky Brecht; sisters, Doris Shrider and Margaret Winegardner; 26 grandchildren; and 10 greatgrandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandmother, Clara Gordon.

Memorial contribution may be made in Mr. Gordon's honor to the Alzheimer's Association, 3380 Tremont Road, Columbus, OH 43221.

Online condolences may be made on www.boringsheridanfuneralhomes. com.

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