Lewis was born in Whitehall, Wisconsin to Emma (Rasmusson) and Clinton R. Dissmore. He was an ordained minister for the Assemblies of God for over 50 years. Lewis was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Virginia; sister, Allene Dell; brother, David Dissmore; son-in-law, Vern Tanner. He is survived by his wife, Linda and her children, Toby Stamps, Todd Stamps, and Tiffany Grach; sons, Allen (Debbie), Tim (Arleen), Loren (Diane), Mike (Lori), Steven, & Christopher (Mitzi); daughter, Shirley Tanner; brother Roger Dissmore; 18 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a host of other family and friends. Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 8, 2016 from 9am to 8 pm with the family receiving guests from 6-8 pm. A service to celebrate his life will be at noon, Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Christ's Legacy.