Archive for Sunday, August 15, 2004

Glen L. ‘Shorty’ Lee

August 15, 2004


Tonganoxie -- Graveside services for Glen L. "Shorty" Lee, 88, Basehor, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.

Mr. Lee died Friday, Aug. 13, 2004, at his home.

He was born Sept. 17, 1915, in Ackerland, the son of James and Bessie (Hanley) Lee.

Mr. Lee retired from Meyer's Dairy in Basehor and was a farmer.

He married Lois Billbe on Dec. 21, 1942, in Leavenworth. She died Sept. 8, 1999.

Survivors include two sons, Bill, Basehor, and Gary, Lansing; a daughter, Betsy Lee, Danville, Calif.; two sisters, Nellie Bretz, Leavenworth, and Mildred Shoemaker, Tonganoxie; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie.

The family suggests donations to Leavenworth County 4-H Council, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.

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