MICHAEL G. LEE(1939 - 2014)

Michael G. Lee passed away peacefully in his home January 20, 2014, due to heart complications. Mike was born Oct. 22, 1939, in Kansas City, Mo., where he resided during his adult life. Michael leaves behind his loving wife and best friend, Dianna Lee, also a lifelong resident of Kansas City. Mike is survived by his beautiful daughter, Sherri Lee, of Kansas City, along with many other family and friends that cherished his compassionate spirit. Michael spent his earlier years growing up in Sedalia, Mo., where he attended school. Shortly after high school, Mike joined the Marine Corps. After spending 20 years at the General Motors Fairfax Plant, Michael and his wife Dianna retired to Mercedes, Texas. There, he enjoyed golfing and going to the beach regularly. A celebration of his life will be determined at a later date.

Published in Kansas City Star on Jan. 26, 2014