John “Scott” Lewis passed away Sept. 20, 2019, at a local hospital following a long illness.

He was born in Belfast, March 9, 1955, to John and Alfreda (Harvey) Lewis.

Scott graduated from Belfast Area High School with the class of 1973.

Scott had many jobs over the years including Penobscot Poultry, Custom Drywall, building construction, and had been self-employed as a woodsman and lobsterman.

Scott was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, and also teaching family and friends about the Maine woods. Scott was never one to pass up an opportunity to share a good joke or story with friends.

In addition to his parents, Scott was predeceased by his sisters, Cheryl Winslow and Jean Oxton; niece Kassie Hall; and his in-laws Barbara and Jack Light.

He leaves behind the greatest loves of his life, his family. Scott is survived by his wife, Brenda Lewis of Liberty; daughters, Amy Lewis of Liberty, and Julie Lewis and her fiancé Dakota Davis; and granddaughter Payten Davis, all of Montville. He is also survived by his sisters, Joy Asuncion, and Jamie Parsons and her husband Norman, all of Belfast. As well, he is survived by his extended family, Gary Light, Vickie Turner, Karen Hall, Jackie Emery, Michael Light and their spouses; his nieces and nephews, Kayla, John, Burt, David, Brandon, Sean, Terry, Michael, Nicholas, Mark, Anthony, Jessica, Jinny and Tim.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to all the nursing staff at Waldo County General Hospital, especially Payton, Sarina, Terri, Terry and Missy.

In lieu of flowers, you may send gifts to the family to help cover expenses. 7 Pine Terrace Apartments No. 12, Liberty, ME 04949.

There will be a celebration of life at Liberty Community Hall, 3 Serenity Lane (Route 220), Liberty, on Sunday, Oct. 13, at 2 p.m. Feel free to bring a story or a dish to share.

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