Lewis Carmichael


Lewis Allen Carmichael, 85, of Oak Park, Illinois, died on December 30, 2015 in Berwyn, Illinois.

He had been employed as a dentist, a substitute teacher and a cabbie. Lewis was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was a member of the VFW. He was a photographer, loved being a grandfather and was a dedicated Democratic party member.

Lewis was cremated at the time of his death.

There will be calling hours from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on┬áSaturday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope. A military graveside service conducted by Bartholomew County Veteran’s Honor Guard will follow at Hope Moravian Cemetery.

Born January 31, 1931, in Hope, Indiana, Lewis was the son of Norman and Ellenore Carmichael. He married Jackie Carmichael in 1956 and she survives.

Other survivors include his; children, Harry Carmichael of Oak Park, Illinois, Rebecca Simon of Naperville, Illinois and Jason Carmichael of Jacksonville, Florida; grandchildren, Caithen, Dorothy, Norman, Gregory, Robert, Christopher, Mikey, Alex, Peter, Olivia and Sydney.

Lewis was preceded in death by his parents.

Online condolences may be made to the Carmichael family at www.normanfuneralhome.net.