Violet Mae Lewis
August 26, 2021
Violet Mae Lewis, 89, of Callaway, Neb., died Sunday, Aug. 22, at the Callaway Good Life Center.
Violet was born March 17, 1932, in her parents’ home on the family farm between Mankato and Burr Oak, Kan., in Jewell County. Her father was Elmer Elsworth Alexander and mother, Florence Isabelle Silsby. She attended a one-room country school (Lamb School) located on the edge of the family farm and graduated from Burr Oak High School with the Class of 1950.
Violet was united in marriage to Elmer LeRoy Lewis on March 26, 1951, in the bride’s home. They raised four children: Ronnie, Connie,...