In loving memory of

Judy Ann Lewis
April 25, 1957 - January 28, 2019

Judy Ann Lewis, 61, of Lewiston, MN died Monday, January 28, 2019 at her home after a three year cancer battle. Judy was born April 25, 1957 to Clarence and Janet Franke in Rochester, MN. Judy was one of four children. She helped her mom out by babysitting her brothers on many occasions. Judy graduated from Dover-Eyota High School and attended the VoTech in Rochester. During this time, she met Mark Lewis through his brother Paul. The two began dating and fell deeply in love. They later married on July 23, 1977. After school, Judy went to work for International Transport until they closed. The young couple then bought Pete's Meats in Lewiston where Judy helped run the front counter and the books. Judy's hobbies included collecting Barbies, cooking, crocheting and cross stitching. She loved photography and was always behind the camera.
Judy is survived by her loving husband of 41 years, Mark Lewis; parents, Clarence and Janet Franke; siblings Jim (Deb) Franke, Bob (Lori) Franke, John (Traci) Franke; siblings-in-law, Gail (Don) Andring, Paul Lewis, Jim (Theresa) Lewis, many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her granparents, Rudolph and Amanda Franke, Ernest and Gladys Olson; parents-in-law, Floyd and Jean Lewis; sister-in-law, Lori Lewis, nephew, Greg Lewis; niece, Rebecca Andring.
A visitation will be held from 1-4, Sunday and one hour prior to the service on Monday with a funeral service starting at 11 a.m., at St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lewiston. Private family interment will be held at a later date. Please leave a memory of Judy and view her tribute video at


Judy Pruka wrote on Feb 6, 2019:

"I was on her bowling team and she will be missed. My deepest sympathy to her family. "

Mary Murphy wrote on Feb 4, 2019:

"Mark and family. So sorry to hear of Judy's passing. Remember the good times and the smiles. Her guardian angel has enveloped her in loving arms. Gentle tears to you all. Love - Mary Murphy and family"

Kay Matzke wrote on Feb 3, 2019:

"Judy had some of the best expressions when bowling. Always could read how the team pass should be set. Will miss her laugh and go em spunk! My love and prayers are with you Mark and family."

Lois (Walters) Leuth wrote on Feb 2, 2019:

"Mark and family-- So sorry to hear of your lost. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you. God Bless Lois(Walters) Leuth "

Maurine Canopy wrote on Feb 2, 2019:

"So sorry to hear about Judy's passing. When we loved in Lewiston we used Pete's Meats alot. Judy was always a happy upbeat person. Prayers to the family. Bruce & Maurine Canopy "

Larry and Sharon Gudmundson wrote on Feb 1, 2019:

"Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family,, Mark. Treasure the memories and find comfort in knowing that Judy has no more pain and resting in her Savior's loving arms. God bless ???"

Adele Sanders wrote on Jan 31, 2019:

"Thinking about you at this sad time I knew Judy when she was in second grade while I was teaching in dover-eyota"

Terry Sinn and Matt Eggert wrote on Jan 30, 2019:

"So sorry for your loss, Mark and family."

Shelly Beyer wrote on Jan 30, 2019:

"We didn't talk often but Judy always waved when she drove by the house. A very good neighbor. God Bless you, Mark. Shelly, William and Olivia "