Kathleen Lee


Kathleen Lee, 76, of Columbus, passed away February 16, 2017, at Willow Crossing Health and Rehabilitation Facility.

Kathleen was born May 13, 1940, in Columbus, the daughter of O. Esker and Roma Proffitt McCue. She married Herbert Lee in October of 1982.

A graveside service will be performed at 11 a.m. Monday, February 20, 2017, at Garland Brook Cemetery, with Pastor Virgil Clotfelter officiating. Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Bartholomew County Humane Society through the funeral home.

Survivors include brothers, Rex (Charlene) McCue of Columbus and Rondel (Nancy) McCue of St. Petersburg, Florida; a sister, Barbara (Bob) Turner of Columbus; three nieces; five nephews; as well as several great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Herbert Lee, on January 20, 2007; and a sister, Reva Hardy.

Services were entrusted to Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.

You are invited to view her video tribute after 1 p.m. Sunday, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the internet.