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A memorial service for Frank H. Lewis, 65, retired owner of Oliver Florist and a World War II Navy veteran, will be held at 1 p.m. Dec. 30 in Grace Episcopal Church, 100 Genesee St.

Lewis died Monday (Dec. 17, 1990) in Buffalo General Hospital after a brief illness.

He operated the florist shop for more than 25 years before his retirement in 1985. He purchased the shop, founded in 1866 by his great-grandfather, Eli B. Lewis, in 1956 and had worked there earlier.

Lewis earned a degree in horticulture from the State Agricultural and Technical Institute at Alfred University in 1949 and graduated from Bright's School of Floral Design in Chicago in 1951.

He was a member of Lodge 41, Benenvolent and Protective Order of Elks; B. Leo Dolan Post 410, American Legion, and Post 2535, Veterans of Foreign Wars. He also was a member of Grace Church and served as president of the Clinton Club.

Lewis was a member of the Lockport Town & Country Club, the Lockport Exchange Club, the Tuscarora Club, the Olcott Yacht Club and the Navy Marine Club.

Survivors include his wife, the former Louah R. Bradley.

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