|Birth: ||Dec. 30, 1982|
|Death: ||Mar. 29, 2012|
Nathan Russ "Nate" Lee, 29, of Littlewater, died on Thursday, March 29, 2012, in Farmington. Nathan was born Dec. 30, 1982, in Shiprock.
Nathan grew up in Sanostee and in the Littlewater area. He attended Sanostee Boarding School, Toadlena Boarding School and Newcomb High School.
Nathan was a very talented person; he drew many drawings, and was a caring, loving person with many friends.
Nathan was a humorous young guy - he would find a way to put a smile on your face.
Nathan traveled to many states, including down east for work as an iron worker. He also worked at NAPI, Big Rock Trading Post and Potato Harvest in Colorado.
Nathan was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Russell and Daisy Harvey; and paternal grandparents, John and Irene Lee, all of Littlewater.
He is survived by his parents, Rex Lee Sr. and Eonita R. Lee of Littlewater; his two sons, Joshua Lee and Isaac Lee; brother, Rex Lee Jr., Roderick Lee, Ronald Lee, Ryland Lee and Ramon Lee; sisters, Marilyn Benally, Diana Lee and Delores Brown; eight nephews; 12 nieces; and 13 great-nieces and -nephews.
Nate also leaves behind two great friends, Russell Quigg and Edward Wilson; and numerous aunts and uncles. Nate will be missed so much.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 6, at Desert View Funeral Home Chapel of Shiprock, North U.S. Hwy. 491, in Shiprock. Bishop Larry Jack will officiate.
Interment will follow at the family plot in Littlewater.
Donations may be made c/o Desert View Funeral Home in Shiprock
Nate is in the care of Desert View Funeral Home of Shiprock, North U.S. Hwy. 491, 505-368-4607.
Published in Farmington Daily Times on April 5, 2012
Little Water Cemetery
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Apr 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88085588