Obituary of William Lee

William Edward  Lee, (BILL) 78 of Beacon, York And Saint Petersburg, Florida, entered into rest on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Born in Newburgh on January 29, 1941, he was the son of the late Augustus and Margaret (McGraw) Lee.


William was a graduate of Newburgh Free Academy. He was a retired Police Sereant for the City of Newburh Police Department and served as Fire Police Captain for the Dutchess Junction Fire Department.

William is survived by his loving wife Sharon(LePore); his children William A.Lee and his wifw Renee, Timothy P. Lee, and their mother Elaine Lee, John (Jack) Catalano, Jay P. Catalano and his wife Tracey, Jenifer P. Howard and her husband Rob; his grandchildren William Edward Lee II, Michael W. Goldfard, Brittany W. Goldfard, Cory Catalano, Nicholas Catalano, Zachary L. Hackbart, Kailun E. Hackbart, Rebecca T. DeLeo, Madison J. DeLeo and Jack Howard. In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his son Joseph S. Lee, his brother David A. Lee, and his sister Mary Ruth Lee.

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4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, July 5, 2019
Brooks Funeral Home
481 Gidney Avenue
Newburgh, New York, United States

Funeral Mass

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday, July 6, 2019
St. Francis of Assisi Church
145 Benkard Avenue
Newburgh , New York, United States

Graveside Service

11:45 am - 12:30 pm
Saturday, July 6, 2019
Calvary Cemetery
304 Walsh Avenue
New Windsor , New York, United States