William B. Lee, Sr.

William B. Lee, Sr., 90, of Montoursville, passed away on Jan. 13, 2022, at his residence.

He was born April 28, 1931, in Newbern, N.C., son of the late Steyn and Mervina (Price) Lee.

William graduated from Montoursville High School in 1949. He retired as owner and operator of Lee Construction. He was a member of Faith United Methodist Church, Eagle Nest Rod and Gun Club of Shunk, Pa., Montoursville Fire Company, in which he served many capacities, Montoursville Lions Club and Eureka Lodge #335 F&AM. William enjoyed hunting, fishing and woodworking. Every day he went to work he loved what he did.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and grandson, Eric Andy.

He is survived by his wife of 70 years, the former Dorothy I. Eckard; children, Virginia M. (Tom) Martino of Montoursville, Wendy E. (John) Bender of Winfield, Pa., William B. (Sharon) Lee of Montoursville, Ronald D. (Brenda) Lee of Montoursville and Linda (Ken) Bower of Montoursville; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

A life celebration will be announced at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home. www.spitlerfuneralhome.com