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Memorial service for Lewis planned for June 27
Posted June 21, 2010; 01:30 p.m.
A memorial service for John Lewis, professor of economics and international affairs emeritus, is set for 2 p.m. Sunday, June 27, at Prospect House on the Princeton campus.
Lewis, a development economist and former dean of the University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, died of natural causes on May 19 at the Stonebridge retirement community in Montgomery, N.J. He was 89. A full obituary is available online.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Lewis' memory to Pratham, a nongovernmental organization that works to provide quality education to the underprivileged children of India. Donations may be sent to Pratham USA, 9703 Richmond Ave., Suite 102, Houston, TX 77042.