Mr. Raphael Lewis departed this earthly life on September 11, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. Raphael Lewis, more popularly known as Taylor, due to his love for tailoring and sewing. He was born in Jamaica in the parish of St. Mary on June 18, 1937 to his late mother and father Pearlina and Cecil Lewis.
Raphael got married to his soulmate Maudlyn Campbell, the couple has been together for 54 years and have six children together. Raphael was a very peaceful, respectful and family oriented man that always had a smile on his face regardless of what he was going through. Raphael was a very hardworking man that would go above and beyond to ensure that he took care of his family, he was a very humble man that didn't allow anything to bother him.
Raphael was a farmer and a tailor back in Jamaica, he enjoyed sewing for the members of the community as well as sharing his produce from his farm with those who were in need. In addition to his loving wife; Maudlyn Lewis, left behind to cherish the memory of Raphael Lewis, are his children, Carl Lewis, Wayne Lewis, Jean Lewis, Althea Lewis, Ava-Marie Lewis, Ian Lewis, Marie Lewis, Stepchildren Garfield Ploche, Winsome Spencer, Sandra Currie, his sisters; Agatha Henderson, Teresa Hutton, Alvira Lewis, his brothers; Noel Lewis and Robert Fitzgerald Lewis, nieces, nephews, grandchildren and friends.
Arrangements entrusted to Thompson Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. Mr. Philip L. Gillette ~ Funeral Director