Joe H. Lee, 85, of Granite City, Ill., born Feb. 19, 1931, in Fairmount, Ind., passed away Monday, August 8, 2016, at Granite Nursing and Rehab, Granite City, Ill.
Joe was retired from Ronnoco Coffee Company. He spent much of his youth around Poplar Bluff, Mo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Lucille, nee Cambron, Lee; and a brother, Ray Lee.
Surviving are his wife, Rachel, nee Petersen, Larsen, whom he married Feb. 14, 1981, in St. Louis County, Mo.; three daughters, Cathy (John) Koenen of Webster Groves, Mo., Holly (Kenny) Sullivan of Lexington, Ky., and Venita Pina of Cherokee Village, Ark.; three sons, Michael (Vicky) Lee of Washington, Mo., Eric Shawn and (LaNita) Lee of Nashville, Tenn., and Erik Larsen of Granite City, Ill.; many grandchildren and great- grandchildren; and a brother, Ravelle Lee of Kansas City, Mo.
Memorials are directed to Our Lords Lutheran Church. Online obituary and guestbook available at: www.wojstrom.com.
Service: The family will have a Memorial Service at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 13, 2016, at Our Lord Lutheran Church, 150 Wilma Drive, Maryville, Ill., 62062.
WOJSTROM FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, Granite City, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Aug. 10, 2016