Marilyn M. Lewis, 87, formerly of 6 Seneca St., died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing.
A Jamestown native, she was born March 28, 1927, the daughter of the late Ralph and Mae Rushton Millard.
She was a 1949 graduate of the WCA Hospital School of Nursing.
For many years, she was employed by the former Fenton Park Nursing Home as a registered nurse on the 3-11 p.m. shift serving as supervisor. In earlier years, she worked for Dr. James Goodell.
She was a member of Christ First United Methodist Church.
Surviving are two daughters: Kathleen Ann Spencer and Nancy Jeanne Cunningham, both of Jamestown; five grandchildren: Travis (Jennifer) Thompson of Jacksonville, Fla., Tracy (Katie) Thompson of Imperial, Calif., and Kevin Pratt, Rachael Spencer and Ashley Spencer, all of Jamestown; and two great-grandchildren: Dominik and Hunter Thompson.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, J. Ransom Lewis, whom she married June 4, 1949, and who died April 3, 2005; and two brothers: Don and Robert Millard.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Gerald A. Haglund will officiate.
Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 3-5 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Christ First United Methodist Church, 663 Lakeview Ave., Jamestown, NY 14701.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Marilyn at www.lindfuneralhome. com.