Richard J. Blee

Richard J. Blee, 65, of Jersey Shore, died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at his home.

Born Feb. 16, 1948, in Williamsport, he was a son to the late Walter and Ethel Elizabeth Blee. He was preceded in death by his wife, Diane (Kleinowski) Blee, and a brother, Robert Blee.

Richard was an avid sports fan. He enjoyed watching Notre Dame Football.

Surviving are two daughters, Michelle Blee (Kent Kriner) of Jersey Shore, and Tracy Christiansen of North Carolina; three grandchildren, Zachary Christiansen, Kyle Myers and Joseph Kriner; two brothers, Ed Blee of Jersey Shore, and Jim (Jean) Blee of South Williamsport; and three sisters, Ann Weaver of Indiana, Mary Blee of Montoursville and Virginia Blee of South Williamsport.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions in Richard’s name may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

Arrangements by Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore.