June 21, 2019
Gerald Brian Lee was born in Trail and passed away the morning of June 21st 2019, at the age of 62, with his wife of 39 years at his side.
Gerald spent more than 35 years employed by Teck/Cominco until his retirement in 2016. He enjoyed watching hockey and cruising in his 1957 Volkswagen Beetle.
He was predeceased by his parents Samuel and Irene Lee, and his sister Agnes Tull, his nephew Ryan Jackson, and his brothers-in-law Morris Lypchuk, and Roy Clarke.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy, his children Justin (Nami) and Craig (Alexis), his grandchildren Tobio and Tiger, and his sisters Doreen Lypchuk, Emilie Clarke, and Charlotte Jackson, as well as many nieces and nephews.
We would like to thank Dr. Edge, Dr. Cochran, and the 3rd floor staff of Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital for their care and support.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Trail Royal Canadian Legion Branch #11 at 2141 Columbia Avenue on Thursday, July 4th at 1 pm. Al Grywacheski of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Servicesâ„¢ has been entrusted with arrangements.
As an expression of sympathy, donations in Gerald’s name may be made to the Kootenay South Metis Society at #107-5668 192 Street, Surrey, BC, V3S 2V7.
You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at www.myalternatives.ca.
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