Douglas Lee

Douglas Lee

Douglas Lee, age 77, of Amsterdam (formerly of Johnstown), passed away peacefully on Friday, December 29, 2017, at St. Mary’s Hospital.

He was born on September 29, 194, in Franklinville, New York, a son of the late Howard and Irma McCaa Lee.

Douglas attended Amsterdam schools and worked for several years at Power Logistics, retiring in 1997. He enjoyed spending time with his family, watching television, studying genealogy and loved horses. Mr. Lee also loved country music and camping.

He is survived by wife, Harriet Kenyon Lee, whom he married on October 22, 1976; one son, Douglas Lee Jr. (Susan) of Broadalbin; one daughter, Philomena Williams (Russell) of Fonda; two brothers, Tom Lee (Carol) and Kenneth Lee (Shirley); one sister, Rita Clark (Warren); one stepson, Randy Loveless (Sue Anne); one sister-in-law, Joyce Lee; nine grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation for family and friends will be held on Wednesday, January 3, 2018, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the A.G. Cole Funeral Home, 215 East Main Street, Johnstown.

In addition to his parents, Douglas was predeceased by one brother, Robert Lee.

Spring interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Fonda.

The Lee family would like to thank the staff at the Intensive Care Unit at St. Mary’s Hospital for their care and compassion they provided to Douglas.

Contributions in Douglas’ memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1 Penny Lane, Latham, New York 12110 or to the American Heart Association, 4 Atrium Drive, Suite 100, Albany, New York 12205.

Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting www.agcolefuneralhome.com.