ST. ALBANS – Lewis Franklin Neal, 80, died May 31, 2005, at a Bangor hospital. He was born Jan. 28, 1925, at St. Albans, a son of Albion and Edith (Leavitt) Neal. He had lived in Minneapolis, Minn., for 28 years before moving back to St. Albans. Lew worked for 17 years as a security guard at the Dexter Shoe Company before retiring in 1997. He was predeceased by a brother, James; and a sister, Shirley. Lew is survived by his wife of nearly 60 years, Dorothy (Willey) Neal of St. Albans; five brothers, Wayne, Blaine, Carroll, and Darrell, all of St. Albans, and Robert of Madison; four sisters, Barbara Estes and Laura Smith, both of St. Albans, Dorothy Bates of Holden, Meda Page of Palmyra; many nieces and nephews. At his request, there will be no funeral services. A family burial will be held at his parent’s lot in the Village Cemetery, St. Albans. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 343 Gorham Road, South Portland, ME 04106. Arrangements are by the Crosby & Neal Funeral Home, Newport.
LEWIS F. NEAL
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:17 p.m.