- Lewis E. Whittaker, 88 died peacefully April 16, 2017 at his home in Newburgh. He was born March 04, 1929 in Owensboro, Kentucky, son of Katherine and Remus Whittaker.
Lewis served as an Air Force fireman, helping to fight the Bar Harbor fire of 1947.
Throughout his lifetime he worked as a builder, knowledgeable in all phases of home construction.
Lewis was predeceased by a special companion, JoAn Wiseman.
He is survived by three daughters, Rhonda Whittaker of Fairfield Iowa, Lorraine Whittaker of Brewer and Julie Sykes of Newburgh; one son, Arnold E. Whittaker of Newburgh; four grandsons and four great grandchildren.
A celebration of his life will be held at his residence on August 12.
t his residence on August 12.
Published on  June 1, 2017