Richard E. Lee, age 66 passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Dear son of Annell Lee nee Aldrich and the late William E. Lee. He is survived by his beloved wife Jeanne Lee nee Wood-Smith; three sons, Richie N. Lee of Montgomery City, MO, Jesse M. Lee of Hawk Point, MO, Caleb J. Lee of Hawk Point,MO, son-in-law, Mike Rosemann and the late daughter Tonya K. Rosemann; six sisters, Celeste Schnyder and husband Jim, Annette Lowery and husband Pat, Genny Roberts and husband Bill, Diana Roebuck, Susie Ross and husband Kenny, Sally Lee; and the late brother, Billy Lee and his wife Carol Ann Lee. Rick was a loving grandpa, great-grandpa, uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend to many. Rick will be sorely missed by all that knew him.
Rick was the oldest of nine children. He worked as a heavy machine operator and welder. He loved motorcycles, boating, fishing, hunting and mushroom hunting. Rick passed onto his sons the love of motorcycles, hunting and mushroom hunting. Rick loved being outdoors and was a die hard nascar fan. He loved HOT wings. Rick passed away peacefully as he wished at home.
A memorial to celebrate Ricky’s life will be observed by immediate family.
“God saw him getting tired, a cure not meant to be, so he put his arms around him, and whispered…. Come With Me.”