Obituaries & Tributes

Edwin Lee

Edwin Albert Lee, born July 15, 1929 in Stockton, California to Howard and Nora Lee, passed away on June 1, 2020.  

At the age of 18, Ed moved to Lowell, Oregon. There, he met his wife, Paula, and they wed on July 29, 1949. 

He served in the United State Army National Guard and worked at Butte Lumber Company. He later began his career as a truck driver, working for several local companies, the longest being Eddie Roberts Logging in Oakridge. 

Ed and Paula settled in Springfield in the early 1970s and became active members at New Life Church. Ed is preceded in death by a son, Gregory Allen, a daughter, Sharon Marie, and siblings Bud, Oliver, Florence, Melvin and half sister, Alta. He is survived by wife, Paula; son, Garry; brother, Donald; grandchildren Gena, Tara, Brandee and Gregory; and great- grandchildren, Noah, Alexis, Dashel and Riley. 

Services will be held at New Life Church June 15 at 10 a.m. with a private graveside service to follow.



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