Scotia, NY: Lee S. Hatfield, Sr., 74, passed away on Sunday, September 30, 2012, at St. Peter's Hospital, with his family by his side. Born in Albany, he was the son of the late Clarence and Charlotte Hatfield. Lee resided in Albany for most of his life. He and his family spent two years in Midland, Texas. He served in the National Guard and worked for Western Electric/Lucent Technologies for thirty years, before his retirement. Lee was a member of the Elks Lodge
, Beukendaal Masonic Temple, and the Telephone Pioneers of America. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and camping. Lee is the beloved husband of Alfreda M. (Charlebois) Hatfield. He is the devoted father of Lee S. Hatfield, Jr., Sandra (Andrew) Conklin, and Colleen (Stephen) Bailey, and step-father of Richard W. (Sally) Hatfield, Jr. and Harold (Donna) Hatfield, Sr. Lee is the loving brother of Betty (the late Charles) Shadick, and the late Earle, Richard and David Hatfield, Mary Rockenstyre and Martha Candido. He is the cherished grandfather of Andy Ortiz. Also surviving are his former spouse, Genevieve Casler; six step-grand-children; seven step-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Friday at 10:00 a.m., at New Comer Cannon Funeral Home, 343 New Karner Rd., Colonie, NY (Rt. 155-south of Central Ave). Calling hours will be Thursday, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Interment will be in Memory Gardens, Colonie, NY.