Lionel "Skeeter" McNeece

McNeece, Lionel "Skeeter"

Lionel "Skeeter" McNeece, Elkhorn, found peace Sunday, January 13, 2013, at the age of 81 years.

Lionel was an owner of Athletic & Traffic Marking, Inc., a past Master of the Henry L. Palmer Masonic Lodge and was a Corporal in the US Army, serving during the Korean War from 1952-1954, in the 1st Calvary 27th Ordinance and stationed on the Island of Hokaido.

He is survived by his children Thomas (Grace), Christopher (Denise) and Amy McNeece. Grand children: Brenda (Jim) Bakke, Melissa (Dustin) Zoellner, Sondra (Tony) Schneider, Michael McNeece, Darren (Christina) McNeece and Dana McNeece. Great Grand children: Lori, Ashley, Madie, Hunter, Trinity, Brad, Felicity and Cassidy. Sisters, Betty Roley and Stella Jean Watkins, Daughters-in-Law: Vicky Poisl and Jennifer McNeece and dear friend Jody Martinek, also survive him.

Lionel is preceded in death by his beloved wife Ardith, loving son Dale and sister Lotus Fischer.

A funeral service will be held Monday, January 21, 2013, at 7 p.m., with a visitation from 4 p.m. until the time of service at Legacy Funeral Service, 2974 Main St., East Troy, WI.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to a appreciated.


Published in Stevens Point Journal on Jan. 18, 2013