2012-05-10 / Obituaries

Robert E. Lee, Jr.

 Robert Lee, Jr.

 

Robert E. Lee, Jr., 79, of Tunkhannock, PA died Wednes-day morning, May 16, 2012 at the home of his daughter, Tammy after an illness.

He was born in Wilkes-Barre, Dec. 24, 1932, a son of the late Robert E. and Irene Buckworth Lee.

He was a member of the Scranton Carpenters Union where he worked as a construction foreman. He was an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was a graduate of Tunkhannock High School, class of 1951 and attended Penn State University.

He was a past Master of Temple Lodge #248, F&AM and a member of Franklin Lodge Free and Accepted Masons Lodge #263. He was a member of Triton Hose Company, Tunkhannock.

Survivors include his daughters, Tammy Balewski and her husband, Joe, of Tunkhannock, Amy Morton and her husband, Rick of Michigan; a son, Kevin Lee of Lansdale; his companion of thirty years, Nancy Kintner of Forkston and three granddaughters.

Funeral services will be Saturday, May 19 at 10 a.m. at the Harding-Litwin Funeral Home, 123 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock with Rev. John Shaffer officiating. Interment will be in Sunnyside Cemetery, Tunkhannock. Friends may call on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s favorite charity.

For online condolences or directions visit aplitwinfuneralhomes.com.

 

 

 

 

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