Harry R. Lee Of Ipava Dies

Harry R. Lee, 60, a lifetime Ipava resident, died at 10:10 a.m. Friday in McDonough District Hospital in Macomb. He had been ill for a year and a half.

He was born Feb. 28, 1912, in Ipava, the son of William and Margaret (Norman) Lee. He married Edith Stambaugh Feb. 20, 1960, in Ipava. She survives.

Others surviving are two stepsons, Charles R. Stambaugh of Canton, and Raymond Stambaugh of Ipava; a stepdaughter, Janice Heaton of Rushville; two brothers, John Lee, Orangeville and Robert Lee, Ipava; four sisters, Mrs. Melba Karg of Western Springs, Mrs. Annabelle McMullen and Mrs. Katherine Kirkpatrick of Macomb, and Mrs. Margaret Herriford of Ipava; and six step-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon at Shawgo Memorial Home in Ipava with Rev. J. A. Wilton officiating. Burial was in the Ipava Cemetery.


Published in the Astoria Argus-Searchlight on 6/21/1972

[Laura's note: Based on family research, I believe his mother's maiden name was "Notman" rather than "Norman", as it was originally published.]

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