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Rosetia D. Lewis

November 3, 1940 November 10, 2018
Rosetia D. Lewis
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Rosetia D. Lewis, 78, of St. Thomas, died Saturday, November 10, 2018, at her residence.

Rosetia Dorothea Anthony Lewis

Rosetia Dorothea Anthony Lewis, 78, died Saturday, November 10, 2018, at her residence. She was born Nov. 03, 1940 on the Island of Antigua in St. Mary’s Parish to Julia and Simon Anthony.

She attended Greenbay Girls and Princess Margaret Schools. After school, she worked at Lakes Su-permarket and Torry’s Store.

January 1965, Rosetia immigrated to England where she resided and worked doing garment finishing for over 6 years before returning to Antigua to marry Donald Lewis, the man she loved, August 10, 1971.

January 1972, the newlyweds started a new life in St. Thomas and had two daughters.
Rosetia worked at Bachman’s Bakery, now Breads and Cakes for many years before retiring. Rosetia was a people person, nice to everyone, always with a smile and an encouraging word, especially for young people.

Rosetia’s greatest wish was to see her daughters grow up God faring, respectable, well mannered and educated women. And they have made her proud. She wished the same for her grand daughters. May she rest in peace.

Rosetia is survived by:

Husband - Donald Lewis
Daughters - Julie Tom Wing and Lisa Callwood
Grand daughters - Natori, Yacine and Zarya Tom Wing

Sons in Laws - Peter Tom Wing and Kenrick Callwood
Brother and Sister in Laws - Stanford and Greta Lewis; Genevieve Lewis (deceased) and Emile Lewis

A host of siblings including Donald Anthony, Sylvia Anthony, Nancy Anthony (deceased), Maryanne Francis, Pricilla Anthony and Cathrine Braham

Nephews - Rolston Anthony, Barry Anthony, George Brown, Milburn Anthony, Eustace Brown, Frank-lin Brown, James Beckles, Tyrone Francis, Robert Francis (deceased) and Wayne Francis

Nieces - Camela Francis, Linda Francis (deceased), Roberta Francis, Marilyn Authur, Yvette Richardson, Blondel Francis, Susan Murphy, Henrietta Anthony

Special Cousins - Eugene Marsh Sr., Rudolph Harris, Irma Harris, Barbara White, Louise Brown, Steve Anthony, Eliza Chinnery.

Special Friend - Hyacinth Miller

A host of great nieces, great nephews, family and friends too numerous to mention.

Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the first viewing from the Celestial Chapel of the Dan Hurley Home for Funerals on Monday, November 26, 2018, from 5:00-7:00PM.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 27, 201 8, from All Saint Cathedral at 9:30AM. Interment, Eastern Cemetery, Smith Bay.

Arrangements are under the care of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals and Cremation Center of St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix.

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5:00 PM 11/26/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 11/26/2018 7:00:00 PM
Celestial Chapel of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals

3192 Altona and Welgunst
St. Thomas, VI 00802

Celestial Chapel of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals
3192 Altona and Welgunst St. Thomas 00802 VI
United States





9:30 AM 11/27/2018 9:30:00 AM
All Saints Cathedral

3 Domini Gade
St. Thomas, VI 00804

All Saints Cathedral
3 Domini Gade St. Thomas 00804 VI
United States

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Eastern Cemetery Final Resting Place

Smith Bay
St. Thomas, VI 00802

Smith Bay St. Thomas 00802 VI
United States

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