Lee Leedham passed away peacefully at Errinrung Nursing Home in Thornbury on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at the age of 89.
Born in Markdale on June 8, 1931, Lee was a daughter of the late Leonard and Alice (nee Long) Seeley. She was a long time resident of Beaver Valley (Union), a member of the Mill Creek Women’s Institute, she spent many years helping with the Thornbury and Clarksburg Fall Fairs, and worked at the Review Herald Newspaper.
Lee was predeceased by her first husband Dick Hewgill and her second husband Norm Leedham.
She was the much loved mother of Dale Hewgill (late Betty) and Pamela Hewgill, and wonderful grandmother to Ryan Hewgill (Cherie Diaz) and their son Jacob, Megan Hewgill and Jason Lowe.
She is survived by her brothers Gerald (late Jane), Carl (Connie), Wayne (Phyllis), her sister Ruth (John Black) and sisters-in-law Aulda McCauley and Shirley Seeley. Lee was predeceased by her infant daughters Sherry Lee and Dori Anne, her brother Burton, sisters-in-law Jane Seeley and Eleanor Seeley, brothers-in-law Jack McCauley and Ron Hewgill (late Dorothy). She will be remembered fondly by her many nieces, nephews and their families.
A private family interment will be conducted at Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
As your expression of sympathy, donations to the Meaford Hospital Foundation or a charity of your choice would be appreciated and may be made through the Ferguson Funeral Home, 48 Boucher St. E., Meaford, ON N4L 1B9 to whom arrangements have been entrusted. www.fergusonfuneralhomes.ca