Katherine was born in Wallace, Idaho, to John and Alice (Cyr) Cavanaugh on May 21, 1918. She passed away on April 1, 2016.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Thomas Lewis Sr., her sister-in-law Frances Cavanaugh, her daughter-in-law Shirley Lewis, and her niece Mary Dell Cavanaugh.

Katherine is survived by her brother Charles Cavanaugh; her children Raymond T. Lewis Jr. and wife Diane, John M. Lewis, Alice M. Lewis, Ted Lewis and wife Margie, and Helen Sperry; and nephews Pat (Carol) Cavanaugh and Ken (Toni) Cavanaugh.

Katherine graduated from Wallace High School in 1936, then entered the school of life and survived. She loved cooking and crochet. Her favorite flower was all of them, especially the petunia. She made lots of Granny Square Afghans for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She never met a stranger.  Katherine was loved and will be missed by all.

Memorial services were held on April 16, 2016, at Hulbush Funeral Home in Burlington.

Remembrances are suggested to Prestige Care and Rehabilitation, 1036 E. Victoria Ave., Burlington, WA 98233.