Lewis M. Merwin Sr.
Lewis M. Merwin Sr.

September 18, 1936 - April 14, 2019
Born in Newton Falls, Ohio
Resided in Warren, Ohio
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Lewis M. Merwin, Sr., 82, of Champion, passed away Sunday morning, April 14, 2019, at the Ohio Living Lake Vista Rehab Center in Cortland.

He was born September 18, 1936 in Newton Falls, a son of Jessie and Lila (Senes) Merwin.

Lewis was employed in transportation for the former Rebublic, LTV, WCI Steel in Warren for 45 years, prior to retiring.

He married the former Joann (Castle) Steventon on May 25, 1991. They shared almost 28 years of marriage and many happy memories together. She survives him.

Lewis was a member of Believers Church in Warren. He was a firearms enthusiast and enjoyed hunting and watching Westerns. His greatest joy was spending time with his family, whom he dearly loved.

Besides his wife, Lewis is survived by six children; Lillian Malys, of Bazetta, Kim (Forest) Pealer, of Champion, Rebecca (Mike) Greenwalt, of Youngstown, Lewis M. Merwin, Jr., of Naples, FL, Kenneth (Laura) Merwin, of Bazetta, and Brenda (Thomas) Starr, of Howland. He also leaves behind three sisters; Lucille Daniles, of North Carolina, Leona Sharack, of Warren, and Cleo Gwyer, of Mecca; fifteen grandchildren; twenty-five great grandchildren; and a great great granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his former wife, Gloria (Merten) Merwin; his parents; a son, Robert Steventon; three brothers; Harry, Leland, and Warren Merwin; three sisters; Virginia Senes, Betty LeLaidier, and Ila Mae Boyd; a grandson, Sean Hall; and a son-in-law, Edward "Sonny" Malys.

Funeral services will be held 1 PM Friday, April 19, 2019, at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, 533 North Park Ave., Warren, with Pastor Bill Carter officiating.

Friends may call 11 AM to 1 PM Friday at the funeral home.

Interment will take place in the Pineview Memorial Park, Warren.

This obituary may be viewed and condolences can be sent to the Merwin family by visiting www.carlwhall.com.




Carl W. Hall Funeral Home
533 North Park Ave
Warren, OH US 44481
Friday, April 19, 2019
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Carl W. Hall Funeral Home
533 North Park Ave
Warren, OH US 44481
Friday, April 19, 2019
1:00 PM