John Lee

Obituary of John T. Lee

John T. "Jack" Lee, 90, of Greenfield Township, PA, died Thursday, November 14, 2019 at home. He is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, the former Juliann Newfrock.

Born May 31, 1929, in Whites Crossing, PA, he was the son of the late Kenneth and Maybert Pearce Lee. Before his retirement, Jack worked as a master printer for Southern Tier Printer Supply which he co-owned along with his son in Binghamton, NY, for 41 years. He enjoyed hunting, especially his annual bear hunting trips, and fishing with his friend, Glenn Russo at Crystal Lake.

He is survived by two children: Cheryl Lee of Greenfield Township, PA and Thomas J. Lee and wife, Patricia of Binghamton, NY; three grandchildren: Thomas J. Lee, II. and wife, Kathleen of Binghamton, NY, Wendy Williams and husband, Sean, Charlotte, NC, and Michelle Lee of Binghamton, NY; seven great grandchildren: Andrew, Shayna, Michael, Alaina and Macy Lee, Lexy Williams and James Milliser; and several nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by a grandson: Brooks Lee; a sister: Maybert "Tootsie" Arthur and husband, George; and two brothers: Ralph and Robert Lee.

The funeral was held Monday, November 18, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. from the Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 89 Farview Street, Carbondale, PA, with Rev. Bonnie Resseguie, officiating. Interment, Canaan Corners Cemetery, Waymart, PA.

Pallbearers: Thomas Lee, II., James Milliser, Sean Williams, Glenn Russo, James Jones, David Jones, Michael Lee and Andrew Lee.

Viewing hours were held Monday, November 18, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations were made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105.

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Monday
18
November

Visitation at Funeral Home

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday, November 18, 2019
Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
89 Farview Street
Carbondale, Pennsylvania, United States
Monday
18
November

Funeral Service

12:00 pm
Monday, November 18, 2019
Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
89 Farview Street
Carbondale, Pennsylvania, United States
Monday
18
November

Interment

1:30 pm
Monday, November 18, 2019
Canaan Corners Cemetery
Belmont Turnpike
Waymart, Pennsylvania, United States
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