Evans Funeral Home

"Compassionate Funeral Service"

New Rockford and Carrington, North Dakota
701.947.2911 or 701.652.3003



Ervin Lewis

Ervin W. Lewis, age 81, of New Rockford, ND, died on Saturday, July 29, 2017, at his home under the care of his family and Hospice.

Ervin William Lewis was born on January 10, 1936, on the family farm  located in Tiffany Township, Eddy County, the son of Charles C. and Mary E. (Finley) Lewis.    He attended Lake Washington Country School.  After school he worked on the family farm.  He also worked for Dakota Tribal Industries, Fort Totten, ND, from 1996 to 2000, and for Frank Walker, New Rockford, from 1999 to 2016.  During these years he also assisted Erling Rolfson with his horses.  He married Darlene Dodds Haas on June 15, 1973, at New Rockford.

Ervin enjoyed farming, working with animals (especially horses), and  all types of mechanical work.

He is survived by Lori Haas Wahlstrom, Beulah, ND, Shawn Haas (Steve) Munson, Williamson, GA,  Thomas Haas, Lewisburg, PA, Timothy Haas, Lancaster, OH,  Billy Lewis & Jason Lewis,  both of New Rockford,  Kristin  Lewis (Aaron) Seibel, Lincoln, ND;  11 grandchildren Brittany, Bethany, Ryan, Michael, Sierra, Victoria, Seth, Joshua,  Caleb, Hannah & Lucas; 4 great grandchildren, Brynnley, Ryder, Cruz & Jet; his siblings, Elva Harrington, Minot, ND and Charles (Bill Brown), New Rockford; a sister-in-law, Marian Lewis, Sheyenne, ND; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Darlene; parents, Charles & Mary; brothers, Rollin, Clayton, Clifford, Dale; and sisters, Nellie Kraft & Gertrude Dodds.



Wednesday (Aug 2nd) at 7PM in Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford


First Congregational Church, New Rockford, ND


Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 10:30AM


Prairie Home Cemetery, New Rockford, ND

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Name: Dean Kurtz

Date: 8-7-17

Message: Sorry to hear of Erwin's passing.  I grew up listening to my Grandmother talking about her brother, Erwin's Dad, and am sorry to see another of the family pass on.  My condolences to Erwin's family.  Chuck thinking of you and your loss.  Dean Kurtz


Name: Lanny Leifert

Date: Aug. 1, 2017

Message: Chuck:

Sorry for your loss, but now he is resting in peace.

Lanny & Arlene Leifert



Name: Brita ( Duval ) Smith

Date: Aug. 1, 2017

Message: So Sorry for your loss.  Your family will be in my prayers.

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