TURNER – Mary Gwendolyn Lee, 73, of Turner, formerly of Auburn, passed peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 17, at the Hospice House in Auburn with her husband, Richard at her side after a long battle with Inclusion Body Myositis. Born June 5th, 1940, the daughter of Theodore Mazerolle and Cecelia Gallant Mazerolle of West Saint John, New Brunswick.
Mary married Richard H. Lee Jr. in 1966. Richard’s career brought them to Bangor. They moved to Auburn, where they established deep and abiding roots. In 2006, Mary and Richard moved to Turner to better accommodate Mary’s illness and enjoy their retirement. Mary loved to travel and to visit family and friends.
She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Richard; her seven children, Jon Lee and his wife, Ginny, Kevin Lee and his wife, Kristen, Jennifer Lee-Nolan and her husband, Michael, Mark Lee and his wife, Sandra Heutz-Lee, Michael Lee and his wife, Emily Sunderman, Mary Kathryn Lee Harner and her husband, Jeff, and Rebecca Lee and her husband, Nathan Groenendyk; 13 grandchildren, Christopher, Jacquelyn, Robyn, and Rachel Lee, Maggie and Patrick Lee, Will, Ellie, and Bailey Nolan, Anya and Eisa Lee, Carter Lee and Lily Harner.
Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Messages of condolence may be sent to www.finleyfuneralhome.com