HAINES CITY - Ethel May Lee, 89, of Haines City died Saturday, January 26, 2013 at the Mike Conley Hospice House in Clermont, FL from COPD.
She was born August 30, 1923 in Syracuse, NY to Frederick and Ethel (Fitzgerald) Lenhart. She moved to Haines City 29 years ago from Syracuse.
Mrs. Lee was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church in Haines City and is remembered for her love of arts and crafts, playing cards and shuffleboard.
She was predeceased by her parents; husband of 60 years Wilfred Lee; brother Frederick Lenhart; and sister Ann Schmittee. She is survived by her son Craig (Mary) Lee of Tucson, AZ; daughter Dianne (Lynn) Beyler of Sanger, TX; sister Catherine (John) Stankosky of Haines City; 5 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren.
A Memorial Mass will be held Friday, February 1, 2013 at 11AM at St. Ann Catholic Church with inurnment to follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers family asks donations be made to the COPD Foundation, www.copdfoundation.org Condolences may be sent to oakridgefuneralcare.com . Arrangements by Oak Ridge Funeral Care Haines City.
Published in Ledger from Jan. 30 to Jan. 31, 2013