Valerie "Val" Margaret (Forseth) Lewis
August 27, 1953 - April 11, 2020
Warren and Joanne(Schroeder) Mueller
David Beach, SJSH Class 1992
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Kaukauna – Valerie (“Val”) M. Lewis, 66, entered her heavenly home on Saturday, April 11, 2020, at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center in Appleton. Born in Appleton on August 27, 1953, she was the firstborn daughter to Kenneth and Delores (Strobl) Forseth. The oldest to five younger brothers, Val was an incredible role model and mentor…

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Taylor left a message on April 22, 2020:
I am so sorry for your loss. I am a former student of Mrs. Lewis and I just wanted to let her family know how amazing of a person she was. She was such an inspiration to me and such an amazing teacher. She is the reason I am going to school for education. She helped me work through so many things whether it was my math homework or the loss of my dad, she was always there for me. I could always count on her and she will be missed. She taught me so many things and I will cherish those lessons for the rest of my life. I would like to express my deepest condolences, and her family will be in my prayers.
Warren and Joanne(Schroeder) Mueller left a message on April 22, 2020:
Our thoughts and Prayers are with all of you, Heaven gained a very special angel. Lots of love from Warren and Joanne Mueller =. Rest easy. Cuz
David Beach, SJSH Class 1992 left a message on April 18, 2020:
I am honored and blessed to have known Valerie. One of many of her students who will never forget her kindness. She was supportive, a terrific leader, and made a difference in my life. May God give her eternal rest. Please accept my sincerest condolences.
Shirley Hanamann Elkendier left a message on April 17, 2020:
Val & I were friends in high school. Such very sad news this morning. My deepest sympathies to Val's family.
Brenda (Thiel) Schneider left a message on April 16, 2020:
I woukd like to express my deepest sympathy to the family of our beloved Mrs. Lewis. She was the most kindhearted 6th grade teacher one could ever ask for. Many of my art projects have been treasured by myself or my parents for the past 35 years. From calligraphy to yarn art, she found a way to connect with every student. She helped me through one of the most challenging times of my life when we almost lost our mom. I will never forget her comforting words and hugs. I have used that to be the best school counselor I can be with my middle school students. May the memories of her bring you comfort in knowing she made made a difference in my life and the lives of many at St. John-Sacred Heart School.
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Donna Hanson left a message on April 16, 2020:
Val was a very devoted teacher who gave so much of herself to her students at St. John-Sacred Heart School. She was very kind, taking time to listen to each student, and make them feel important. To the family of Val, you have my deepest sympathy.
Sarah & Allison Reese left a message on April 16, 2020:
Sending love and light to the Lewis family!
Eric&Tessa Forseth left a message on April 16, 2020:
RIP Val. We will always miss you and we will never forget all the love and care you spread to family and friends while we were gifted with your presence on this earth. We Love you forever.. Until later Aunt Val take care.
Alex 'Goodrich' Flietner left a message on April 15, 2020:
Ms. Lewis was my teacher at SJSH. I remember her as being one of the fun teachers who made learning and art very fun! My condolences to her family and friends.
Jennine Fitzgerald left a message on April 15, 2020:
In memory of Valerie "Val" Margaret (Forseth) Lewis, Jennine Fitzgerald lit a candle
Jason Bennin left a message on April 15, 2020:
To Mrs. Lewis that never gave up on me as I struggled with 5th grade math. She was gentle and patient. May she rest in God's peace.
Kendra left a message on April 15, 2020:
Mrs. Lewis was a caring and patient teacher that I had the pleasure of learning from during my time at St. John - Sacred Heart. God bless her soul and prayers to the family.
Sam Morgan left a message on April 15, 2020:
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