Departed this life March 27, 2020. Mrs. Gertrude F. Lewis, age 96, of Richmond. She is preceded in death by her husband, John T. Lewis and one son, Manuel Lewis. She is survived by two daughters, Cheryl M. Bonaparte(Louis) and Michelle L. Lewis-Matsuoka(Betsy); two sons, John T. Jr.(Nancy) and Warren R. Lewis; a host of grand children among them a devoted Candyce Bonaparte and great grandchildren; three sisters, Bettie F. Barley, Vernell F. Thomas and Evelyn F. Solomon; a host of nieces, nephews and cousins; one sister- in- law, Bettie Foster, and other relatives and friends among them a god son, Erik W. Coleman. Remains rest at Joseph Jenkins Jr. Funeral Home, 2011 Grayland Avenue where Mrs. Lewis can be viewed Thursday from 10 to 8PM. Burial private. Memorial service to be held at a later date.