Of Everett, age 89, departed this life on December 23rd. Beloved husband of the late Edith (Richardson) Lee for 70 years. Loving father of Eric Lee and his wife Cheryl, Greg Lee and his wife Gloria, Sheila Lee-Caldwell and her husband Henry, Mark Lee and his wife Tracey, and the late Steven Lee of Malden. He was the last survivor of a family of seven, being pre-deceased by two brothers: Charles & Henry and four sisters: Dorothy Crawford, Evelyn Moore, Lucy Robinson and Florence May. Also survived by 21 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.
James grew up in Chelsea but later moved to Everett where he raised his children. He served as a proud veteran for our country in the Korean War and received the rank of sergeant in the US Army.
A Homegoing Memorial Services will be held at Zion Church Ministries, 757 Broadway, Everett on Monday, January 6th beginning at 11:00am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited.
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