Kenneth A. “Nicky” Lee, age 87, formerly of Reeseville, died on Friday, August 5, 2011 at the Veteran”s Administration Hospital in Madison.
The visitation will be at Trinity Lutheran Church in Reeseville on Tuesday, August 9, 2011 from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM. The funeral service will follow at the church on Tuesday at 1:00 PM with Rev. Donald Steinberg officiating. Burial will be at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery with military honors provided by the Lowell VFW.
Kenneth Arthur Lee was born on May 12, 1924 in the Town of Lowell, Dodge County, Wisconsin to John E. and Hertha H. (Krueger) Lee. On May 26, 1951 he was united in marriage with Elizabeth Mae Huebel at the former Lowell Reformed Church. Nicky proudly served his country during WWII and received a Purple Heart. He was a member of Reeseville American Legion Post 190 for 65 years. Nicky”s hobbies included deer and turkey hunting, fishing, admiring his collectibles, spending time in his workshop, as well as attending sport shows and auctions. He cherished the time spent with family and friends and will be missed by all.
Survivors are his wife, Elizabeth, of Sun Prairie; children, Wanda (John) Bauer of Green Bay, Lynn (Kim) Lee of Sun Prairie, Brenda (Randy) Soldner of Reeseville, Robert (Janet) Lee of Sun Prairie, Todd (Lisa) Lee of Sun Prairie, and Tim Lee of Madison, 15 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; sisters, JoAnn Kasperson of Northborough, MA, and Ione Kuehl of Madison; a brother, Wayne (Evelyn) Lee of Woodruff, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Ralph, Melvin and Gerald, a sister, Isabel Schultz, and infant children, Jacqueline Lee and Darrell Lee.
If desired, memorials may be made to the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, 2500 Overlook Terrace, Madison, WI 53705.
The Murray Funeral Home, 214 South Main Street in Reeseville, is caring for the family. To leave condolences, for directions, or for other information, please visit our website at www.MurrayFH.com.
Tuesday, August 9th, 2011, 11:00am – 1:00pm, Trinity Lutheran Church-Reeseville
Tuesday, August 9th, 2011, 1:00pm, Trinity Lutheran Church-Reeseville
Trinity Lutheran Cemetery-Reeseville