Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

June 6, 2013

Attorney Gerald M. Lewis

Andover — Gerald M. Lewis of Chestnut Hill, formerly of Andover, a lawyer in the Andover area, and former radio and television personality in Portland, Maine in the 1950s, died Saturday, June 1, in Boston of heart disease. Born in Boston, June 23, 1928, he was the beloved husband of Joan Eleanor (Steinberg) Lewis. They would have been married 62 years on June 6. Mr. Lewis will be missed dearly by his wife; his son, Geoffrey Lewis and his wife, Amy Caplan, of Waban; his daughter, Rose Lewis of Needham; and his three granddaughters, whom he adored, Samantha, Jessica, and Ming Lewis. Mr. Lewis was the son of the late Rose Mendelsohn Lewis and George Jacob Lewis. He was predeceased by his siblings, Frances Rosenstein, Morton Lewis, and Miriam Marcus.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services for Mr. Lewis were held at Temple Emanuel, 7 Haggetts Pond Road, Andover, on Monday, June 3, at 1 p.m. For complete obituary, please visit the funeral home website at