Alice L. (Bonhotel) Lewis

November 3, 1911 ~ December 5, 2019 (age 108)

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Torrington- Alice L. Lewis, 108, passed away Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Wolcott Hall Nursing Facility, Torrington.

          Mrs. Lewis was born in Salisbury on November 3, 1911, daughter of the late Henry and Florence (Crane) Bonhotel and had been a longtime Winsted resident before moving to Torrington in 1981. She was a retired Linotype Operator with the Winsted Evening Citizen Newspaper, where she was employed for over 50 years. Mrs. Lewis was a member of the Burlington Senior Center and enjoyed bingo, crocheting, and Red Sox baseball.

          Survivors include a son, Gary G. Lewis, Sr. of Torrington; three grandchildren, Gary G. Lewis, Jr., and his wife Cheryl of Torrington, Shannon L. Lewis of Warren, and George E. Lewis of California; a great-granddaughter, Jennifer Ziegler; and two great-great-grandchildren, Jaylee Ziegler and Avery Ziegler. Mrs. Lewis was predeceased by a brother, Irving Bonhotel, and two sisters, Evelyn Stocker and Bessie Asimus.

          Graveside services will be held next Spring in Forest View Cemetery, Winsted. Gleeson-Ryan Funeral Home, 258 Prospect St., Torrington, is in care of arrangements.

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Burial in the spring

Forest View Cemetery
Rowley St.
Winsted, CT 06098

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