Zeballos Mayor Dies

Ted Lewis, Mayor of the Village of Zeballos and a Strathcona Regional District Director died August 5 after a brief struggle with cancer.  Mr. Lewis was 58 years old.

Mr. Lewis served the Village since his election as Mayor in 2008.  Lewis served in the Canadian army from 1980 to 1996, a period of service that saw 5 UN tours of duty as a logistics technician.  

Mr. Lewis is remembered as an enthusiastic supporter of Zeballos and its future.  Following his move to Zeballos in 2004, Lewis said “I fell in love with the Village in the first 20 minutes.”

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Village of Zeballos, Cemetery Improvement Fund, Box 127, Zeballos, BC V0P 2A0.

A Celebration of Life will be held in memory of Mr. Lewis at the Zeballos Community Hall on August 23rd at 1:00 pm.

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