Gayle Lee

Born: Wed., Oct. 20, 1948
Died: Thu., Jun. 21, 2018

Graveside Service

11:30 AM Sat., Jun. 30, 2018
Location: Woodland Hills Memorial Park

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Gayle Marie Lee, age 69, of Mankato, MN passed away on June 21, 2018 surrounded by her son James Lee and special friend Hanah.

A graveside Memorial service will be held on Saturday June 30th  at Woodland Hills Memorial Park of Mankato starting at 11:30am.  

Gayle, daughter of Donald and Mary Lou (Benson) Stackhouse, was born on October 20, 1948 in Marshalltown, IA. Gayle loved swimming and softball during high school. Following graduation in 1966, Gayle attended Mankato State University. Gayle married Russell Lee on July 24, 1971 and lived in Glenoce, St. James, Waseca, and Mankato MN. Gayle worked at the Faribault State Hospital until closing and transferred to the St. Peter Regional Treatment Center until retiring in 2003.

Gayle was a wonderful artist, and loved ceramics, jewelry beading and painted gourds.  She enjoyed travel, playing bingo and reading.  

Gayle is survived by her sons Dustin (Tricia) Lee, and James Lee.  Grandchildren, Aaron (Lauren) Lee, Mia & Cara Barten, & Ella Lee. Great-Grandson Carter Ramrez. Sibling, Karen (Robert) Van Guilder.  Brother/Sister-In-Laws, Pat (Darlene) Lee, Brenda (Tom) Reusch, and her dear friend Lora (Chuck) Root.

Gayle is preceded in death by her husband, William Russel Lee, sister, Patricia Stackhouse, mother Mary Lou Stackhouse, her father Donald & step-mother Joyce Stackhouse.  

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Katie Wenthold
   Posted Mon June 25, 2018
My heart is with you all during this difficult time.
It was a blessing to have Gayle as a part of my life and family, growing up. She will forever be appreciated, loved, and missed.

Katleen Wood
   Posted Sat June 30, 2018
Fly with the angels, Gayle. Class of '66. Born in 1948. Condolences to your loving family. <3

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