Name: Erma G. Kellogg
Birth: 6 JUL 1920 in New London, Des Moines Co, IA
Death: 20 MAY 2009 in Burington, Des Moines Co, IA
Erma G. Lee, 88, of rural Mount Union, died Tuesday, May 19, 2009, at Great River Medical Center in West Burlington.
Born July 6, 1920, in rural New London, she was the daughter of John C. and Alta Hunter Kellogg. On Feb. 15, 1941, she married Harold E. Lee in Pleasant Grove. He died May 27, 2000.
Mrs. Lee worked as an elementary school teacher for many years in Mediapolis. She graduated from Yarmouth High School, earned her teaching degree from Iowa State Teachers College and graduated from Iowa Wesleyan College. She was a member of United Church of Christ in Yarmouth, UCC Women's Association, her neighborhood L.T. Club, Des Moines County Retired School Personnel and National Retired Teachers Association.
Survivors include one daughter, Sharon Seberg of Tolono, Ill.; one son, Robert H. Lee of Swisher; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildre
Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Mabel Tucker.
Visitation will be from noon to 7 p.m. Saturday at Hagele and Honts Funeral Home in Mediapolis where family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m.
The funeral for Mrs. Lee will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at United Church of Christ in Yarmouth with Pastor Jim Ritters officiating. Burial will be in Trinity Cemetery, rural Mount Union.
Memorials have been established for United Church of Christ in Yarmouth and Mediapolis Education Foundation.
Father: John Charles Kellogg b: 25 AUG 1881 in Cairo, Hall Co, NE
Mother: Alta Elizabeth Hunter b: 17 JAN 1886 in New London, Henry Co, IA
Harold E. Lee b: 29 AUG 1919 in Roscoe, Des Moines Co, IA
15 FEB 1941
in Pleasant Grove, Des Moines Co, IA
- Living Lee
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