Richard Diamond Lewis, a Buffalo entertainer, died unexpectedly Thursday in his Buffalo home. He was 45.
A Buffalo native, Mr. Lewis attended public schools in Buffalo.
He was a disc jockey, comedian and singer who performed in clubs on Buffalo's East Side.
Survivors include his parents, John Taylor Jr. and Florence, both of Buffalo; four sisters, Darlene Ross-Lewis of Detroit, Yurelle Smith-Lewis of Dallas, and Maxine Wilson and Janice Brown, both of Buffalo; and one brother, Dimetrius Wilson of Buffalo.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Providence Memorial Chapel, 1275 Sycamore St.