2010-08-07 / Obituaries

S. Lee Ardrey

S. Lee Ardrey, 82, of Baltimore, passed away on Friday, July 30, 2010.

Lee was a member of the Baltimore United Methodist Church. He was Past Master of the Baltimore Lodge #475 F& AM. He was also a member the Scottish Rite, Aladdin Temple, and the Tarhe Shrine-Lancaster. He was a charter member and first prresident of the Baltimore Lions Club, served on the Baltimore Village Council in the early 70’s, and was one of the founders of the Baltimore Community Chest. Lee loved his family, boating, fishing, bowling, and yardwork.

Lee is survived by his son, Mitchel (Cheryl) Ardrey; daughter, Leann (Chris) Kirkpatrick; grandchildren, Natalie, Crystal, Michael, Matthew, Ostin, and Allison; great grandchildren, Gavin and Kylee; sisters, Rose E. Stoner and Wilma R. (Harold) Hugus; brothers, Carl (Karen) Ardrey and Phillip (Carol) Ardrey; sister-inlaws, Nancy Ardrey and Marilyn Ardrey; brother-in-law, Verne (Eileen) Miller; several nieces and nephews; and loving companion, friend, and dance partner, Jeanie Jackson.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley and Antonette Ardrey; two infant sons; brother, Don Ardrey; loving wife of 55 years and mother to Lee’s children, Patty L. (Miller) Ardrey; and brother, Verne Ardrey.

A memorial service will held at 2 p.m. on Saturday August 7, 2010, at the Baltimore United Methodist Church. Burial will take place at a later date in Basil Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Baltimore United Methodist Church, Baltimore Lions Club, or the American Cancer Society in Lee’s memory.

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