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LEE, Keith Yen Kee

July 6, 1944 – Toishan, Guangdong, China
August 8, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta

Keith Lee, beloved husband of Lisa Lee, of Calgary, AB, passed away on August 8, 2018 at the age of 74 years.

Keith is survived by his loving wife, Lisa Lee; his son and daughter-in-law, Geoff and Kim Lee (Abbotsford, BC); three daughters and sons-in-law, Tracy and Elton Ma (Calgary, AB), Cheryl and Philip Baker (Ottawa, ON), and Joanna Lee and Mike Storozuk (Calgary, AB); four grandchildren, Kade and Tait Lee (Abbotsford, BC), Sienna Ma (Calgary, AB), and Charles Baker (Ottawa, ON); six siblings and their spouses, Jady Lee and Dave Sweeney, Frank Lee, May and Doug King, Brian and Kim Lee, John Lee, and Chill and Janice Lee.

Keith was predeceased by his father, King Lee and his mother, Ng Wai Lin.

Keith will be remembered as a devoted and loving husband, father, and grandfather. He worked in Calgary as a chef for 30 years and owned a restaurant for several of those years, prior to becoming an independent owner of a successful alterations business located in Market Mall for over 30 years. During his retirement, he traveled to many places in North America, Asia, Europe, and Australia. He always enjoyed an ice cold beer or a nice glass of red wine and loved to cook, eat, and spend time with his family.

Your life was a blessing
Your memory a treasure
You are loved beyond words
And missed beyond measure

A viewing will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB), on Monday, August 20, 2018 from 6:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at the same location on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Reception to follow at Caltons Chinese Restaurant (#14, 5010 4 St NE, Calgary, AB) at 1:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through

The family would like to thank the staff at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre for treating Keith during his illness, and Unit 102 at the Foothills Medical Centre for their wonderful care and compassion in his final days.

In living memory of Keith Lee, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, CALGARY, AB, T2E 2V6, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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  1. Cheryl and Family,
    I am very sorry for your loss. Keith sounds like a wonderful man. I hope you are having some family time together in rememberance.
    Kelly Carson

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  2. Cheryl and Family,

    We are so sorry to hear about your loss and are sending love your way. Our deepest condolences.

    Mike and Megan Lundgren

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  3. Tracy,

    I am very sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. May you find comfort in the memories of a loving dad and grandfather. Karen Blair

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  4. Margaret and Fayman

    Tracy and Elton,
    My families hearts are with you and your family.

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  5. Rhonda, Ed & Atley

    Our thoughts and love surround you at this time and always.
    We loved your Dad/Husband/grandfather for the quiet, steadfast man that he was. I will always remember his caring smile every time I saw him.

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  6. Tracy,
    I’m very sorry to hear of the passing of your father. I know you and your family have wonderful memories of him as do I. Wishing you comfort and sending you hugs.

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