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Will Lee
Birth: Aug. 6, 1908
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1982
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Actor. Best known for his character Mr Hooper on Sesame Street. He has several other roles prior to that including a role in the 1st cast of "As the World Turns". Upon his death from cancer in 1982, Seseame Street aired the Emmy winning show called "Farewell, Mr Hooper," in which Big Bird drew him a picture and could not grasp that when people die they don't came back. Sesame Street producers were praised with their honest approach to Mr. Lee's passing. (bio by: Lori Richards) 

Cause of death: Heart attack
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Plot: Ashes given to his sister's family
Created by: Lori Richards
Record added: Jul 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14865790
Will Lee
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Will Lee
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- Josh Winkler
 Added: Nov. 25, 2015
I'll always love & remember you, Mr. Hooper. I loved you on Sesame Street, growing up. I'll never forget you. You'll always be Mr. Hooper to me. I hope to be included in the resurrection hope, & someday meet you, on a paradise earth in the future, accor...(Read more)
- Danielle McCullers
 Added: Nov. 23, 2015

- Josh Winkler
 Added: Nov. 10, 2015
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