MEDWAY – Lisa Jean Lee, 45, passed away peacefully Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at a Millinocket hospital. She was born July 13, 1968, in Millinocket, the daughter of Leo L. and Zelma B. (Voisine) Saucier.
Lisa grew up in Millinocket, and was a graduate of Stearns High School, class of 1987. She worked at Millinocket Regional Hospital for 12 years in the housekeeping department. Lisa enjoyed camping, kayaking, and enjoying different forms of outdoor recreation with family and friends, including her canine friend Saydee Mae, and especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
In addition to her parents of Millinocket, Lisa is survived by a very dear friend and companion, Conrad “Smokey” Austin of East Millinocket; she shares four children with James Lee, Ryan Lee Sr. and fiancée, Tawni Bishop, Allyson Lee and Tyler Day, Tyler Lee and Breanna Perkins, and Lacey Lee; four grandchildren, Ryan Lee Jr., Nathaniel Lee, Colby Bishop, and Isabella Rose Day, all of Medway; siblings, Leo Saucier Jr. and his wife, Vicki, of Easton, Keith Saucier and his wife, Sally, of Millinocket, Karen Ellis and her husband, John, of Appleton, and Kenneth Saucier of Millinocket; loyal and dedicated friends, Brandy Kimball, Lori Levesque, and Pamela Snowman, as well as many other dear and special friends, too numerous to list; godparents, Robert and Joanne Farmer of East Millinocket; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Millinocket Regional Hospital, as well as the tri-town community in general, for the many thoughts, prayers, visits, meals, and other courtesies and expressions of love extended to Lisa and the family over the last 16 months of her illness.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church of Christ the Divine Mercy Parish, 19 Colby St., Millinocket, with the Rev. Joel Cyr, pastor, presider. Spring interment will be at Millinocket Cemetery. Gifts in memory of Lisa may be sent to the Katahdin Area Support Group, P.O. Box 374, Millinocket, ME 04462. Arrangements are by Lamson Funeral Home, Millinocket. Messages of condolence may be expressed at www.lamsonfh.com.