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Joe Lewels was born in El Paso on April 10, 1944 to Francisco Jose Lewels Oviedo and Aurora Lewels Munoz. He was graduated from Burges H.S. in 1962 and from Texas Western College in 1966. He served as a captain in the U.S. Army and as a reconnaissance pilot in the Republic of South Vietnam in 1967-1968. He received a Ph.D. in Journalism from the University of Missouri and later served as chairman of the journalism department at UTEP. He retired in 2013 after 31 years as an international financial adviser. He is the author of three book: "The God Hypothesis," "Rulers of the Earth" and "Uses of the Media by the Chicano Movement."

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Westside / Mesa Hills, (2010 - 2019), Family and Friends

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