Camping 03

Robert David Lewis

December 28, 1958 ~ April 17, 2021 (age 62)


Robert David Lewis, 62, of Cromwell, husband of Pamela (Thayer) Lewis, passed away on April 17, 2021.  Born on December 28, 1958 in Middletown, he was the son of the late Frederick and Eleanor (Synnott) Lewis.

Robert was raised in Portland where he graduated Portland High School.  He continued his education and graduated from University of Connecticut and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He retired from Alstom Power Systems, formerly ABB and Combustion Engineering.  Away from work, Robert’s passions were camping, travelling, and skiing.

Along with his wife, Robert is survived by two sons, Michael Lewis of Middletown

and his fiancé Kara Guay and Nicholas Lewis of Virginia and his wife Katherine; grandchildren, Jackson and Zoe; his brother, Jim Lewis and his wife Dora; his sister, Kathleen Yarbrough and her husband Charlie and seven nieces and nephews and their children.

Services will be private for the family.  Robert donated over 8 gallons of blood in his lifetime and in his memory would encourage others to donate if possible.  Cromwell Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. To share memories or send condolences to the family, please visit


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Robert David Lewis, please visit our floral store.


Private Service

© 2021 Doolittle Funeral Service, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy