Lewis T. Huston, 87 of New Boston, IL died Sunday, March 27, 2022 at Genesis Medical Center in Aledo. A visitation will be 10-11:00 a.m. Friday, April 1, 2022 at Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo. Graveside services will follow in the New Boston Cemetery. Memorials may be left to the Volunteer New Boston Fire and Ambulance. Online condolences can be made at fippingerfuneralhome.com.
He was born September 22, 1934 in the Bay Island area, New Boston, Illinois to Orla and Geneva Gilbert Huston. Lewis attended the Pin Oak Country School in New Boston and married Patricia A. Breiner August 5, 1955 in Aledo, IL.
Lewis was employed as a farmer for the Edgar Farms Estate where he raised cattle, hogs and grain for many years. He retired to his home in the Brownlee subdivision where he raised rabbits, had driving ponies and partnered with his wife at “Pat’s Painting”.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, traveling and camping. Most of all, he loved his family.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia; two daughters, Jackie (Gary) Green of Joy, Illinois; Tammey (Kirk) Everts of New Boston, Illinois; three sons, Rodney (Darlene) Huston; Vincent (Lori) Huston; Kenneth Huston, all of New Boston, Illinois; grandchildren, Jason (Karen) Huston; Douglas (Kelsey) Huston; Sondra (Matt) Dugan; Dana Sandven; Christina Rapalee; Sharon (Victor) Tracey; Christopher Huston; Tonya (Daryl) Wade; Steven (Jennefer Hines) Huston; Amy (Shawn) Honts; Melinda Clester; Andrew Huston; Loni (Christian) King; Quenton Huston; Scott (Priscilla) Brown; Angela (Joshua) Eagle; Geneva (Nathan) Russell; Larry (Traci) Everts; 43 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Lewis was preceded in death by his parents; two grandchildren, Lora Green and Keith Everts; two brothers, Marvin and David; five sisters, Doris Ori, Donna Reed, Shirley Wilson, Rhoda Bigger and Peggy Huston.