2012-05-24 / Obituaries

Robert Lee, Jr.

May 16, 2012


Robert Lee, Jr. Robert Lee, Jr. Robert E. Lee, Jr., 79, of Tunkhannock, PA died Wednesday morning, May 16, 2012 at the home of his daughter, Tammy after an illness. Born in Wilkes- Barre, Dec. 24, 1932, he was the 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.&A.M. 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 30 years,

Nancy Kintner of

Forkston and three granddaughters.

Funeral services were held Saturday,

May 19 at 10 a.m. at the Harding-Litwin Funeral Home, 123 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with Rev. John Shaffer officiating. Interment was in Sunnyside

Cemetery, Tunkhannock. Friends called on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m.

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

For online condolences or directions, please visit aplitwinfuneralhomes.com.

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