C. William "Bill" Lee

C. William "Bill" Lee

C. William "Bill" Lee, age 81, of Palm Harbor, FL, passed away peacefully on March 24, 2013 at home. He was born April 24, 1931 in West Salem, Ohio.

He is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Linda; two sons and one daughter, C. William Lee (Kendra) of Littleton, CO, Cynthia Johnson of Wilmington, DE and Christopher (Betsy) of Wilmington, DE. He has 2 granddaughters and 6 grandsons; two brothers, Robert E. Lee (Jane) of Cleves, OH and James Lee (Diane) of Gahanna, OH, several nieces and nephews. His son, Thomas A. Lee predeceased him.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He graduated from Bowling Green State University and was a member of SAE Fraternity. He had a successful 34 year career with DuPont Company, retired in 1990 and moved to FL in 1991. He was a long time member of the Countryside Country Club. He was a Methodist all of his life. He was well loved by everyone. He enjoyed golfing, sailing, traveling, especially taking cruises. He always had an optimistic outlook, no matter what health challenges he faced and he fought a good battle to the end.

Services will be held at 10 am on Thursday, March 28 at East Lake United Methodist Church with visitation beginning at 9:30 am.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to East Lake United Methodist Church, 2801 East Lake Road Palm Harbor, FL 34685.

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Published in The News Journal on Mar. 27, 2013