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Grace Lee

June 16, 1927 December 13, 2018
Grace Lee
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Grace Lee, age 91, of Mattoon went to be with her Lord and Savior at 10:10 p.m. on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Mattoon Healthcare.
Funeral Services honoring her life will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, December 17, 2018 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 200 Charleston Avenue, Mattoon, IL 61938 with Pastor Adam Jacobsen officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Gardens. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 8:30 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the church. Schilling Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Grace was born on June 16, 1927 in Decatur the daughter of Emery and Esther (Hobbe) Boerngen. She married Norwood Lee on March 28, 1947. He preceded her in death on September 12, 2007.
Survivors include her sons, William F. (Lynn) Lee of Mattoon, IL and Stephen B. (Karen) Lee of Zanesville, OH; grandchildren, Nichole Lee of High Ridge, MO, Joshua (Danielle) Lee of High Ridge, MO, Justin (Jenny) Lee of Columbus, OH, Amber (Zach) Dozer of Woodbridge, VA; 10 great-grandchildren; brothers, Leonard (Kathleen) Boerngen and Lyle (Shirley) Boerngen. In addition to her husband, Grace was preceded in death by her parents and daughter-in-law, Pamela Stephens Lee.
Grace retired General Electric after 30 years of dedicated service. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church of Mattoon where she taught Sunday School for over 30 years, made meals for the Men’s Club, and was an active member of the Ladies Aide and Altar Guild. Grace enjoyed traveling, taking tours all over the United States and Europe. She had fond memories of the days spent living in Osaka Japan. Most of all, Grace cherished spending time with her friends and family. She will be greatly missed, but fondly remembered by all those who knew her.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in her honor may be given to the St. John’s Lutheran Church Ladies Aide.


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Visitation

Monday

17

Dec

8:30 AM 12/17/2018 8:30:00 AM - 9:30 AM 12/17/2018 9:30:00 AM
St. John's Lutheran Church

200 Charleston Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938

St. John's Lutheran Church
200 Charleston Avenue Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

Funeral Service

Monday

17

Dec

9:30 AM 12/17/2018 9:30:00 AM - 10:30 AM 12/17/2018 10:30:00 AM
St. John's Lutheran Church

200 Charleston Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938

St. John's Lutheran Church
200 Charleston Avenue Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Resthaven Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

1701 Dewitt Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938

1701 Dewitt Avenue Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. John's Lutheran Church Ladies Aide

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