Coreen Bryant Lewis
The family of Coreen Bryant Lewis regrets to announce the passing of our dearly beloved wife, mother, sister and aunt, who departed this life in North Carolina on May 12, 2020, after several months of illness.
Coreen was the daughter of the late Elesta Steele and Solomon Bryant. She leaves to mourn her husband, Olwin Julian Lewis Jr., to whom she was married for 48 years.
She is also survived by two daughters, Cereese Lewis-Smith and Desiree Lewis-McCall; sons-in-law, Patrick Smith Sr. and Nathaniel McCall; and grandchildren, Patrick Jr., Cylysce and Cyanna Smith, Azelle, Omari, Keazia, Enifeya and Tiara McCall.
Coreen is also survived by one sister, Blanche Simmonds Yearwood; and two brothers, Homer Bryant and Henry Simmonds, also known as Mickey. Coreen’s nieces, nephews and great-nephews include Michelle Chesterfield, Charlette Thomas, Neil Yearwood, Jahmal and Jamo Luke and Darrian Yearwood.
She is also survived by two aunts, Rehenia Sille and Henriqueta Steele; two uncles, Andrease and Edgar Steele Jr.; as well as numerous cousins and family members. Special friends include Ima Malone, Neonile Campbell, Catherine Ryan and the Ss. Peter and Paul Cathedral priests, volunteers, and staff.
A memorial service will be held at Ss. Peter and Paul Cathedral on Friday, July 10, 2020, at 9:30 a.m.
Donations may be made to her memory to Ss. Peter and Paul Cathedral, P.O. Box 301767, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands 00803-1767. Masks or facial covering must be worn.