James Casey Lee, Sr

James Casey Lee, Sr

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Death 13 Mar 2015 (aged 55)
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section R Site 442
Memorial ID 143739819 · View Source
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James Casey Lee, 55, of Riverton, passed away at home with his loving wife by his side at 8:52 a.m., Friday, March 13, 2015.

He was born Sept. 19, 1959, in Decatur. He married his loving and caring wife, Amber Curcio, on Feb. 15, 2011, and she survives.

He is also survived by his mom and pops, Edward and Mary Hartke of Riverton; nine children: Kristina, Rachel , Samuel , McKenzee and Morgan , Jacob and Dustin , James Casey and Amber; eight grandchildren: two sisters, Robin and Roberta ; one brother, Brett , grandmother, Evelyn , several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Robert Fones; grandparents, Ina and Harry Long; and aunt and uncle, Martha and Joe Moore.

James was a resident of Jacksonville and Lincoln most of his life, residing in Riverton the past two years. He was a graduate of Jacksonville High School and employed with the U.S. Postal Service for 18 years. James was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Desert Storm. He loved fishing, was an avid St. Louis Cardinal's fan, John Wayne fan, loved spending time with his family, and was a staunch supporter of the Easter egg hunt in Riverton.

Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery where the Inter-Veterans Burial Detail of Sangamon County and the U.S. Army will conduct military honors.

The State Journal-Register on Mar. 15, 2015


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  • Created by: Jean S
  • Added: 14 Mar 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 143739819
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Casey Lee, Sr (19 Sep 1959–13 Mar 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 143739819, citing Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Jean S (contributor 46844283) .