In Loving Memory

Michael W. "PeeWee" Lewis

Michael W. "PeeWee" Lewis

February 13th, 1962 - August 5th, 2018


Tuesday, August 7th, 2018   4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Janousek Funeral Home,
719 Pine Street,
La Crosse KS 67548


Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 at 10:00 AM

St. Michael's Catholic Church,
918 Lincoln Street,
La Crosse KS 67548


Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 at 11:00 AM

La Crosse City Cemetery,
E. Ninth,
La Crosse KS 67548


Michael W. “PeeWee” Lewis, 56, Galatia, Kansas, died Sunday, August 5, 2018, at his home.

“PeeWee” was born February 13, 1962, in Denver, Colorado, the son of Frank and Diana (Engel) McGhee. He was a long time resident of Rush County, Kansas, and Barton County, Kansas. A 1981 graduate of Victoria High School, Victoria, Kansas, he worked for Flame Engineering, Inc., La Crosse, Kansas, for several years.

He was a member of the Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria, Kansas; and UA Local 669.

“PeeWee” enjoyed anything outdoors. Two of his favorite pastimes were hunting, and fishing.

Survivors include: his mother and step father, Diana and Raymond Gallegos, Galatia, Kansas; one son, Jesse Lewis, and his wife, Audrey Lewis, Ellinwood, Kansas; four grandchildren, Jaxon Lewis, Braden Lewis, Keaton Lewis, and Addilyn Lewis; one brother, Joseph Lewis, Salina, Kansas; and one sister, Saska Pfannenstiel, and her husband, Greg Pfannenstiel, Hays, Kansas.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Visitation will be Tuesday, August 7, 2018, from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the Janousek Funeral Home, La Crosse, Kansas. A vigil service and rosary will be at 7:00 P.M. Funeral service will be Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at 10:00 A.M. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, La Crosse, Kansas, with Father Eric Gyamfi officiating. Interment will be in the La Crosse City Cemetery, La Crosse, Kansas.

Memorials are suggested to St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Olmitz, Kansas.

Condolences or remembrances may be left for the family at


  • Wed, Aug 8th, 2018 at 11:45 PM

    Sorry hear this Diana another Angel leaves us to soon Linda Schafer

    Linda Schafer, Lincoln Kansas

  • Wed, Aug 8th, 2018 at 12:05 AM

    Diana, Saska so sorry to hear this sad news. Pee Wee was always good to
    me and my kids. We had good times. My thoughts and prayers are
    with you all Jesse and family I am sure your dad was proud of you
    and he loved you.

    Mary Cox Schoenberger, Colo spgs Co

  • Tue, Aug 7th, 2018 at 11:56 PM

    Mike was always nice and so laid back when I knew him. Sometimes he was a jokester when I
    needed a laugh. I will remember him fondly,

    Kona Austin Errebo
    VHS Class of 1981

    Kona Errebo, Mission, Kansas

  • Tue, Aug 7th, 2018 at 1:21 AM

    I had not seen Mike in many years. I remember him as a nice guy. Always was very kind. Classmates. VHS 81. R.I.P. Mike. My sympathies to his family.

    Kim (Dinkel) Cavanaugh, Wentzville, Mo

  • Mon, Aug 6th, 2018 at 6:04 PM

    Mike was great guy! We had a lot of fun together years ago. Sorry to hear about him leaving us!
    Prayers to his family.

    Jeff Hertel, Victoria, Ks

  • Mon, Aug 6th, 2018 at 4:39 PM

    Our prayers and sympathies are with all of you at this time. He always had a smile for my family.
    Hope to see you Tues. & Wed.

    Love you all,

    Donna & Dan Schmidtberger.

    Donna & Dan Schmidtberger, Hill City Ks.

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