LEE A. MAIDEN JR., 89
Lee A. Maiden Jr., 89, died March 11, 2013 in Fort Myers, Florida.
He was born in Barre, Vermont to the late Laura Whitcomb Maiden and Lee A. Maiden, Sr. and attended Spaulding High School.
After serving in the Navy on the USS McCormick, he returned to Vermont and married his high school sweetheart Mary Helen Clark. They resided in Middlebury, Vermont.
While Lee was employed as a Branch Manager with Boyertown Casket Co. he lived in Delmar, New York and Pottstown, Pennsylvania.
Lee was a member of the Masonic Temple, Union Lodge #2, Middlebury, American Legion, VFW and Tin Can Sailors, Inc.
He enjoyed hunting and was an avid golfer. He was well known for his dry sense of humor and he enjoyed the company of family and friends.
Lee is survived by his children, Carol Rogers and her husband, Bud of Montrose, PA; Lee A. Maiden, III and his wife, Linda of McCook NE, and Cathie Lewis, Sanibel, FL; six grandchildren, Carlie Mclean, Mary Rombach, Seth Lucas, Kelly Maiden, Stephanie Maiden and Carsen Maiden, and five great grandchildren.
Lee was preceded in death by his wife, Mary; parents, Laura Whitcomb Maiden and Lee Maiden of Barre, Vermont; his brother, Norman Maiden of Candia, NH, and his step granddaughter, Lisa Marie Dragoo.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday May 18, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Sanderson-Ducharme Funeral Home, 117 South Main Street, Middlebury, VT.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Hope Hospice, 9470 Health Park Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908 or the Alvin A. Dubin Alzheimer's Resource Center, 12468 Brantley Commons Ct, Fort Myers, FL 33907.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Sanderson-Ducharme Funeral Home.
Published in The Mercury on Mar. 13, 2013