D ale E. Lee 60, passed away on Friday Jan. 27 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Troy. He resided on Church Street in Hoosick Falls with his wife Ruth (Ormsbee) Lee whom he married on December 31, 2011.
Dale was born on Jan. 6, 1952, in Granville, son of the late Walter and Joyce (Stevens) Lee. He graduated from Granville High School. Dale worked in the financial business for thirty years. At the time of his passing he was a partner at North Country Financial located in Latham. Dale had a passion for deep sea fishing in Maine, where he competed and won several tournaments. His other hobby was raising bearded dragons. He was a member of the Hoosick Falls Kiwanis Club, where he was a past president for three terms. Most of all Dale enjoyed the time he spent with his family.
Survivors other than his wife Ruth include his sons Zachery Lee (Shelby) of Hoosick Falls, and Jarimi Lee (Kaye) of Jackson, four grandchildren, two great grandchildren, two sisters Cyndhia Brown (Roger) of Hubbardton, Vt., and Jody Monroe (Mike) of Granville, a brother Steven Lee (Diane) of Granville, also several nieces and nephews. Dale is predeceased by a sister Sharon Cook.
Relatives and friends may call at the Mahar Funeral Home, 43 Main Street in Hoosick Falls from 4 to 6 p.m., Wednesday Feb. 1 Funeral services and burial will be at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the Albany Medical Center Pediatric Trauma Center through the funeral home.