Lewis H. Updike

Lewis H. Updike of Waukesha was born in Mount Hope to Ada and Daymon. Updike and passed away peacefully Wednesday on March 4, 2015, age 80.

He was lovingly survived by his wife of 55 years, Peggy (nee Bryant). He was the loving dad of Lisa Devine, Jim Updike and Mike Updike; cherished “Papa” of Danielle “Shorty” (fiancÚ Blake Teraoka) Devine and Kadi “Peewee” Devine; and dear brother-in-law of James (Judi) Bryant. Lew was loved and will be remembered by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 15, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, from 2:00 to 4:00 PM. A funeral service will be celebrated at 4:00 PM. The Rev. Brittany Barber will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Lew’s name may be made to E&R United Church of Christ of Waukesha, or to the charity of your choice are appreciated.

He was a longtime employee of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Lew was an avid bowler and golfer!

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262-549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.