October 2, 1954 - June 4, 2023
John Lee, age 68, of Newark, DE, passed away on Sunday, June 4, 2023.
Born in Wilmington, DE, on October 2, 1954, he was the son of the late Walter and Redith Marie (Davis) Lee. John made his career as an assemblyman for Chrysler Corp. in Newark until his retirement.
John enjoyed spending his free time in nature, he could often be found fishing or visiting Banning Park. He also loved listening to country music, watching westerns, and taking trips to Gettysburg, PA.
John is survived by his loving wife, Joan E. (Lambert) Lee; stepson, Shane Ellis; and step granddaughter, Kaylie Ellis.
All services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online by clicking here.