William Ross Lee 339
- Born: 1 Dec 1919, Saskatchewan, Canada 23
- Died: 29 Mar 2007, Bentley, Lacombe, Alberta, Canada at age 87 339
Address: Bentley Care Centre
4834 52 Ave.
Noted events in his life were:
• Obituary. 339 Mr. William "Bill" Ross Lee of Bentley, Alberta passed away a t the Bentley Care Centre, Bentley on Thursday, March 29, 2007 at th e age of 87 years. Bill was born on December 1, 1919 in Forward,
Saskatchewan to Robert Lewis Lee and Emma Marie (Wilson) Lee. He wa s the youngest of three children; with an older sister, Myrtle, and a n 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 befo re settling for several years on the family farm at Erskine, Alberta , where he assisted his brother, Roy and their neighbours. Bill then t ravelled around Alberta working as a farmer's hired hand. He spent th e winters with his parents, his sister and his niece in Salmon Arm an d Vancouver, B.C. Bill settled at Elnora, Alberta for about twelve yea rs, and lived with Florence Wood until her passing in 1988. From 199 2 to 1996, Bill
resided in Ponoka, moving to Benalto in 1996 until 2001 to live with P at Lambert's family. He returned to Ponoka in 2001, then moved into th e Bentley Care Centre in 2002, where he resided until his passing.
Bill will be lovingly remembered by his two nieces, Viola (John) Louk o and their children, Mark (Kristin), Coralee and Jeremy; and Joy (Dou g) Peacock and their children, Amber and Rebecca. Bill was predecease d 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 Le e.
• 1921 Census of Canada: William, age 1, with father Robert, age 37, mother Emma, age 31, and s, 1921. 23 iblings Mirtle, age 8, and Roy, age 6, with servant Archie McKay.
Brokenshell, Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada