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Harriet E. (Cannister) Lewis

June 26, 1932 ~ February 27, 2024 (age 91) 91 Years Old
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Harriet Lewis Obituary

Harriet E. (Cannister) Lewis

Harriet E. Lewis, 91, formerly of Crescent Township passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2024.  She was a daughter of the late Anna (Newell) and Frank Cannister, and loving wife of the late Ronald C. Lewis.

She is survived by her children Ronni Beth (Tom) Burgunder and Wanda (Rob) Cranmer, her grandchildren Nick Montanaro, Tony (Sami) Montanaro, Maggie Montanaro, Katie (Nate) Vitale, and Jennifer Cranmer, a brother Dr. William Cannister, and a sister Peggie Cannister Pobicki.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings – James Cannister, Mary Hodan, Amelia Brush, Frank Cannister, Ethel Nowlin, and Sally George.

Harriet was a former Crescent Township Commissioner, past president of the Crescent Township Civic Club, past president of the Allegheny County & Western PA Assoc. of Township Commissioners, and former chairperson of the Crescent Township Democratic Committee, to name a few.  She enjoyed camping, writing poetry, and painting ceramics.

The family would like to thank the wonderful staff of Concordia at Villa St. Joseph and Good Samaritan Hospice for the excellent care they provided to Harriet.

Friends will be received on Friday at R. D. Copeland, Inc., 981 Brodhead Rd., Moon Twp. from 4-8pm where prayer will be offered Saturday at 9:20 AM followed by Mass of Christian Burial at Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, St. Catherine of Siena Parish, Crescent Twp. on Saturday at 10:00am.  Burial will follow in Coraopolis Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Crescent Township Civic Club, send to the Municipal Building.

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March 1, 2024

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
R.d. Copeland Inc.
981 Brodhead Rd.
Moon Township, PA 15108

Mass of Christian Burial
March 2, 2024

10:00 AM
St. Catherine of Siena
199 McGovern Blvd.
Crescent, PA 15046

March 2, 2024

11:00 AM
Coraopolis Cemetery
Main and Woodlawn
Coraopolis, PA 15108


Crescent Township Civic Club
Crescent Municipal Building, Crescent Township PA 15046


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