Anthony Lee, 79, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died at Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital Sunday, May 5. He was the husband of the late Barbara A. (Samms) Lee. Born in Boston, he was raised in Mattapan and educated in Boston schools. He was a resident of Stoughton since 1962. Mr. Lee was a Private First Class in the U.S. Marine Corps and a veteran of the Korean War. He was a plumber for Local 51 in East Providence, formerly Local 276 in Brockton for 50 years. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Council 200 in Stoughton and the Elks in Randolph. An avid Boston sports fan, he also enjoyed lunch at Doyles and playing Keno. Mr. Lee is survived by his daughters, Lynne Clayton and her husband Geoffrey of Vermont and Janet A. Lee of Braintree; as well as his grandchildren, Geoffrey W. and Allison L. Clayton and Abigale G. Jordan. He was preceded in death by his sister, Georgianna Frye. He is also survived by five great-grandchildren. Funeral will be held from the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St. (Rte. 27), Stoughton, Friday at 11 a.m. Visiting hours Thursday from 4-7 p.m. Interment will take place at Knollwood Memorial Park, Canton. Donations in Tonys memory may be sent to Dana Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284. Directions and obituary at www.farleyfh.com. Farley Funeral Home 781-344-2676
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Published in The Stoughton Journal from May 7 to May 14, 2013