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Former ARRL Northwestern Division Director Mary Lewis, W7QGP (SK):

from W1AW Bulletin via the ARRL on March 26, 2013
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Former ARRL Northwestern Division Director Mary Lewis, W7QGP (SK):

ZCZC AX02
QST de W1AW
Special Bulletin 2 ARLX002
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT March 26, 2013
To all radio amateurs

SB SPCL ARL ARLX002
ARLX002 Former ARRL Northwestern Division Director Mary Lewis, W7QGP

(SK)

Mary Lewis, W7QGP, of Seattle, Washington, passed away March 12. She was 85. An ARRL Life Member, Lewis served as ARRL Northwestern Division Director from 1981-1987 and 1991-1995. She also served as ARRL Section Communications Manager for Washington and ARRL Section Manager for Western Washington, as well as ARRL Assistant Section Manager and ARRL Affiliated Club Coordinator for the Western Washington Section.

Along with her husband Harry, W7JWJ, Lewis helped to create the Western Washington Amateur Radio Traffic System. A retired electronics engineer, she was a life member of the Quarter Century Wireless Association and the Young Ladies Radio League. She was also a member of the Western Washington DX Club, the North Seattle Amateur Club, the Mike and Key Amateur Radio Club and the Mount Baker Amateur Radio Club.

A memorial service is being planned. Lewis is survived by her husband Harry, W7JWJ, her daughter Diana, K7ETY, her son Gary, WA7BBJ, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
NNNN
/EX

Source: W1AW Bulletin via the ARRL.

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Former ARRL Northwestern Division Director Mary Lewis, W7QGP  
by NY7Q on March 28, 2013 Mail this to a friend!
Mary was top notch as a person and Ham radio op.
I met with her many times and was impressed by her knowledge and down to earth attitude. I will miss her.
God rest.
 
Former ARRL Northwestern Division Director Mary Lewis, W7QGP  
by K5NAA on March 29, 2013 Mail this to a friend!
Mary worked hard for amateur radio and a top notch YL. God bless her family and my thanks to them for sharing her.

Nancy
former KC7AYQ
 
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