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Donald Robert Lee

October 29th, 1933 - June 16th, 2019

​Donald Robert Lee was born on October 29, 1933, in Los Angeles, California. Donald attended St. Alphonsus and Cantwell High School and after graduating went to work for the Los Angeles County Fire Department where he worked his way up to be Captain. Donald loved to travel, go camping, and went on many family adventures; he also greatly enjoyed photography and crossword puzzles. 

Donald is preceded in death by his grandson, Dillon Chaffee. He is survived by his wife; Emma Carmel (Pizzorno) Lee, his children; Vince and Laurie (Lee) Eccleston, Cathy (Lee) Liu and Gilbert Beltran, Paul and Joan (Lee) Eide, Dave and Terry (Lee) Sisemore, grandchildren; Elizabeth Eccleston, Ben and Monica Eccleston, Drew Eccleston, Madeline Eccleston, Justin and Krystal Liu, Nathan Liu, Joey Liu, Nick Liu, Grace Eide, Luke Eide, Sarah Eide, Grant Sisemore, Leah Sisemore, Steven Sisemore, Chris Sisemore, Ryan Sisemore, his brother; Tim and Mary Erkinger, and many cousins, nieces, and nephews. 

In lieu of flowers, a donation to the St. Bruno Convention of the St. Vincent de Paul Society would be much appreciated. Donations will be used to benefit needy people in the greater Whittier area.

Events & Services

Memorial Mass

July 05, 2019 · 10:30 AM

15740 Citrustree Road, Whittier, CA 90603 ·

​St. Bruno Catholic Church

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