Dave was born on February 1, 1955, in Renton, Washington. His parents were Bill and Rose Lewis. His siblings are Karen Lyons (Terry) and Bill Lewis (Pat).
Dave attended school in Renton and graduated from Hazen High School. In 1982, he joined the Auburn Fire Department and served for almost 28 years, retiring in 2010.
David loved the outdoors. He enjoyed hiking and long walks with his wife, Pam, and spending time with his grandchildren. He had a passion for riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle and playing music on his many guitars. Dave loved reading his bible and attending church.
He is survived by his wife, Pam; his children, Julie Michaels (Brad), Stephanie Byxbe (Justin), and Matthew Lewis; his stepchildren, Ashley Lewis (Trustin), and Brandon Malidore (Amber); and 12 grandchildren.