Mrs. William Lee - Mary Ellen 'Marie' (Pierce)
Funeral services for Mrs. William Mary Ellen (Marie) Lee of Seymour, Iowa, who formerly resided in Warren, was held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 5 in the Liggett-Randolph Funeral Home, Seymour, Iowa. The Rev. John Lorenz officiated. Burial was in Seymour Cemetery. Mrs. Lee did [sic] Sunday morning, December 3 in a Corydon Iowa hospital following a brief illness. She was employed by the Northwestern Telephone Compnay in Warren and Freeport for many years and at Sundstrand in Rockford, Illinois. Born January 24, 1896, in Nora, she was the daughter of James and Mary Ann (Sullivan) Pierce. She was married to William S. Lee October 26, 1961. Surviving are her husband and one sister, Mrs. Lester (Julia) White of Warren, Illinois, four nieces and three nephews including Gordon White of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Warren Sentinel-Leader, 14 Dec 1972. Submitted by: Nancy A White on 19 June 2001