Obituary: Corona “Ronie” M. Lewis


Corona “Ronie” M. Lewis, 95, of Carmel died Sept. 2. Roni was born Dec. 12, 1921, in St. Thomas, Ontario.

For more than 40 years, Ronie was an active volunteer with the Indiana State Museum. She was a member of the Naturalist Club, the Shell Club, Riley Guild and the Carmel Clay Historical Society.

In addition to her parents, Ronie was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Fred Lewis; sister, Dorothy Howett, and nephew, Richard Howett.

Survivors include a niece, Sue Howett; nephews, Don Howett and John Howett; close friends, Tim Hutson, Neal and Janet Randall and her beloved cat, Duskie.

In memory of Ronie, donations can be made to Indiana State Museum, 650 W. Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN  46204 or Carmel Christian Church.

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