Lewis E. “Lew” Bogart, 90, of Muncy, died Monday, February 11, 2019 at the Muncy Valley Skilled Nursing Unit.
Born January 13, 1929 in Hughesville, he was a son of the late Boyd and Edith (Houseknecht) Bogart. On October 18, 1991 he married the former Mary Jane Buck, who survives. Together they celebrated 27 years of marriage.
Lew was a 1947 graduate of Muncy High School. He served honorably in the United Sates Army and later worked as the assistant post master at the United States Post Office, Muncy.
Lew was a member of the Muncy Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon.
He served many years as a secretary and treasurer for the Ft. Hood Army Base 2nd Armored Division.
Surviving are six children and their spouses, William and Pamela Bogart, of Muncy, Lynn and Edward Musser, of Benton, Alice Jane and Dave Johnson, of Muncy, Peggy and Amos Reese, of Muncy, Sally and Tim Herr, of Hughesville, and Eric and Shaun Bartlow, of Muncy; 17 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
In addition to his first wife, Margery (Montgomery) Bogart, and parents, he was predeceased by one daughter, Cynthia Bogart; one brother and two sisters.
Friends will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Muncy Baptist Church, 11 W. Penn St., Muncy, where the funeral will be held at 11 a.m. with his pastor, Rev. Robert W. Rice, officiating.
Burial with full military honors will follow in Picture Rocks Cemetery.
The family will provide the flowers and suggests memorial contributions be made to the Muncy Baptist Church, 11 W. Penn St., Muncy, PA 17756.