Lee âBernâ Callahan
Mr. Lee Bern Callahan, age 63, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2011.
A native Delawarean, Lee was born in Wilmington on May 23, 1947, son of the late Leo Bernard Callahan and Gladys Marie Callahan. He was a gifted commercial painter and had worked for several local contractors during his career.
In his leisure hours, Lee loving riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle. He also enjoyed boating and fishing with friends. Most of all, he delighted in spending time with his wife, daughter, and family, all of whom he loved unconditionally.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, William Joseph Callahan. He is survived by his beloved wife of 20 years, Deborah Troyer Callahan; daughter, Kristine M. Callahan of New Castle; brothers, Randall C. Callahan (Sue) of New Castle and Kenneth D. Callahan (Beverly), both of New Castle; sisters, Marie A. Dawson of Bear and Barbara L. Callahan of New Castle; many nieces and nephews; and devoted friend and companion, Max, his German Shepherd.
The funeral service and interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Lee may be made to the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, c/o Christiana Care, P.O. Box 1668, Wilmington, DE 19899.
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