Ruth Lee

September 11, 1938 - May 30, 2014 

Ruth Lee

September 11, 1938 - May 30, 2014 

Obituary for Ruth Lee

Ruth Lee-Wakem (nee Lipki) passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family on May 30th, 2014, in her 76th year.

She was loved by predeceased husbands Thomas Wakem and Donald Lee; parents Ewald and Helene Lipki. Also survived by her brother Dave (Karin) Lipki. Loving mother of Harry (Pearl) Lipki, Rita Wakem (Dennis), Jeannette (Bill) Unger, Nancy McDonald, and Veronica (Todd) Henderson. Fondly remembered by Donald’s family: Ronald Lee, Marianne (Brad) Trudglon, Kenneth (Mary Ellen) Lee, and Rob (Donna) Lee. Loving Grandmother of Felicia, Matthew, Thomas, Nathan, Stephanie, George, David, Natasha, Andrew, and Great-Grandmother of Michael and Nicholas. Sadly missed by the Wakem family: Ray (Donna) Wakem, Audrey (Bill) Beadle, Betty Harburn (Jack), Glen Clark, Gene Harris, Jack (Joyce) Wakem; also sadly missed by Avard (Helen) Lee, Grace Lee, Doris Brown, nieces and nephews and extended family. Predeceased by Leonard Wakem, Helene and Lloyd Haas, Wilma Clark, Alonzo Harburn, and Garnet Harris.

Family and friends are invited to the ST. MARYS UNITED CHURCH (85 Church St. South, St. Marys) on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 for visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 11 a.m. Interment in St. Marys Cemetery.

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