William Ross Lee 349
- Born: 1 Dec 1919
- Died: 29 Mar 2007, Bentley, , Alberta, Canada at age 87 349
Noted events in his life were:
• Obituary. 349 Mr. William "Bill" Ross Lee of Bentley, Alberta passed away at the Bentley Care Centre, Bentley on Thursday, March 29, 2007 at the age of 87 years. Bill was born on December 1, 1919 in Forward,
Saskatchewan to Robert Lewis Lee and Emma Marie (Wilson) Lee. He was the youngest of three children; with an older sister, Myrtle, and an older brother, Roy. Bill was a farmer's son and worked as a farmer's hired hand. He lived in several places in southern Saskatchewan before settling for several years on the family farm at Erskine, Alberta, where he assisted his brother, Roy and their neighbours. Bill then travelled around Alberta working as a farmer's hired hand. He spent the winters with his parents, his sister and his niece in Salmon Arm and Vancouver, B.C. Bill settled at Elnora, Alberta for about twelve years, and lived with Florence Wood until her passing in 1988. From 1992 to 1996, Bill
resided in Ponoka, moving to Benalto in 1996 until 2001 to live with Pat Lambert's family. He returned to Ponoka in 2001, then moved into the Bentley Care Centre in 2002, where he resided until his passing.
Bill will be lovingly remembered by his two nieces, Viola (John) Louko and their children, Mark (Kristin), Coralee and Jeremy; and Joy (Doug) Peacock and their children, Amber and Rebecca. Bill was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Emma;
his sister, Myrtle Moran; his brother Roy Lee; his niece Marie Lupien; his great niece, Crystal Peacock; and his sister-in-law, Margaret Lee.