Archie Lee Lewis
Lewis was born in Goldsboro, North Carolina and later moved to Rockaway and worked for the New York City Department of Sanitation. He was an avid baseball and chess player.
Lewis was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Lewis and son, Archie Lewis Jr.
He is survived by his special soul mate, Sabrina (Beane); Sharon Lewis, Maureen Lewis, Tonja Miller of Lorain, Ohio; Sheila Ashley of Cleveland, Ohio; Sherry Ashley of Jamaica, New York; brother, Billy Lewis and sister, Wilhelmina Richardson; Ricky Lewis, Cynthia Copeland, Torrey Michell Burdeal and chess friends, John Black and George Jr.
A funeral mass took place at New Hope Baptist Church, Rockaway Beach.