Obituary- Mrs. Maude Lee
Contributed to Genealogy Pit Stop
By Saundra Lee Anderson
Mrs. Maude Lee, 122 W. 3rd St., a former potter and wife of William Lee, died this morning (April 16, 1965) at 7 at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Robert (Geraldine) Smith, 833 Riverview St., following an illness of about 12 years.
She had been residing with her daughter recently because of her health. She was 85.
Mrs. Lee was born in Mechanicstown Jan. 12, 1880, and had lived in this vicinity virtually her lifetime. She worked at the Homer Laughlin china Co. for 50 years and was a finisher when she retired 18 years ago. She was a member of the First Church of Christ, its Bethany Class and Ladies League.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son, William C. Lee of West Point; two others daughters, Mrs. Roy (Ellen) Broadbent of Sebring and Mrs. Robina Deets of Tampa, Fla.; three sisters, Mrs. Lena Silverman and Mrs. Laura Jones, both of East Liverpool, and Mrs.Rose Ralston of Greenville, Pa.; a half-sister, Mrs. Mary Dawson of Beaver; five half-brothers, Simon Shamp of Hookstown, Dave Shamp and Raymond Shamp, both of Aliquippa, Clyde Shamp of Wooster and John Shamp of East Liverpool; 24 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at the Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. E. C. Traylor. Burial will be in the Calcutta United Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon and evening.