Amelia Joanné Lewin, age 10, passed away on Saturday August 25, 2018 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury, CT.
Born and raised in Clarendon, Jamaica, she was the daughter of Everson Lewin and Joan Telfer-Lewin.
She graduated from Adventist Basic School in 2014. Amelia then moved on to Mineral Heights Primary School where she completed 3 years before migrating to Hartford, CT in December 2017. She continued her education in January 2018 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School where her assiduous character made her prefect in her first term.
At the age of six, Amelia accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior; she was baptized at Destined Worship Ministry in Clarendon, Jamaica. After migrating to the United States, Amelia attended Waterbury COGOP. She enjoyed going to school, field trips, watching YouTube videos and spending time with children and her family. She will be remembered for her jovial spirit, kindness and for greeting with the tightest hugs.
Amelia is survived by her parents, brother, Romario Lewin; sister, Safon Campbell; nephew, Rayjhaun Leachman; 9 aunts, 6 uncles and other relatives and friends.
A celebration of life will be held on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 11:00AM at the Family Worship Center Church of God, 650 Blue Hill Avenue, Hartford, CT 06112, with a visitation from 10:00AM – 11:00AM.
Amelia will later be laid to rest at the Family Plot in Clarendon, Jamaica on Sunday, October 7, 2018.
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