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Fred R. Lewis ’44

Fred Richard Lewis ’44, October 1, 2006, in Seattle, Washington. Dick received a BA from Reed in biology and earned an MD from the University of Oregon Medical School in 1948. During the Korean War, he served in the U.S. Army. He was chief of rehabilitation medicine at the VA Center in Prescott, Arizona; he retired in 1978 and moved to Silverdale, Washington. Fred was an accomplished woodcarver. Survivors include his wife, Phyllis Gage Lewis, whom he married in 1971; his seven children, 11 grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.

Appeared in Reed magazine: February 2007

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