Edwin H. Lee


Edwin “Ed” H. Lee, age 88, of Warba, MN, passed away Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at Grand Village in Grand Rapids, MN.

Edwin was born in 1930 to Leslie and Pearl Lee in Warba, MN. Ed graduated from Grand Rapids High School in 1948. Ed and Carol Hughes were united in marriage on January 30, 1951 at the home of John and Anna Fyhr. Ed, Carol, and their family built their home on Sand Lake by Warba in the early 1970s.

Ed was a member of the Ham Radio Club and Full Gospel Church, Grand Rapids, MN. He volunteered at Sand Hill Lake Bible Camp in Fosston, MN for many years. Ed loved to hunt and fish.

Preceded in death by his parents; brother, Guy Lee; brothers-in-law, Darold and Lloyd Hughes; and sister-in-law, Norma Jean Gustafson.

Ed is survived by his wife of 68 years, Carol; daughters, Barbara (William Reed Jr.) Dorry-Reed of Warba, MN, Phyllis King of Hibbing, MN, Judy Wheeler of Bangor, MI; sister, Carol (Dan) Carey of Grand Rapids, MN; 12 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; 11 great-great grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and good friends.

Visitation will be Monday, October 21, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Full Gospel Church, Grand Rapids, MN followed by the 11:00 AM Memorial Service. Rev. Ben Salmi will officiate. Burial will be at Itasca-Calvary Cemetery.

Arrangements are with Rowe Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Grand Rapids, MN. To   sign   the   online   guestbook   or   send   condolences   visit   www.rowefuneralhomeandcrematory.com.

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