Lana Lucille Lee, 74 of Kahoka died Thursday, July 21, 2016 at the Clark County Nursing Home.
She was born August 29, 1941 in Keokuk, Iowa the daughter of Henry and Jessie Boyd Schneider. On June 2, 1963 she was united in marriage to William “Kent” Lee at the St. Paul United Church of Christ in Keokuk, Iowa. He preceded her in death on October 19, 2005.
Lana was employed by Places later known as Pamida in Kahoka for 20 years.
She loved to work in her flower garden, growing beautiful flowers. She enjoyed playing solitaire and listening to Country and 50’s Rock music. She loved having picnics and being surrounded by all her family. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and cherished the time she had with them. Her true pride and joy was her four grandchildren as she always had time to play with them and do a chop stick duet on the piano with them.
She is survived by two sons, David Lee and his wife Shelly of Chatham, IL, and Jon Lee and his wife Kandis of Kahoka, four grandchildren, Kelsie, Katie, Breanna and Camryn Lee, four brothers, George Schneider and his wife Charlotte, Jack Schneider and his wife Diane and Steve Schneider and his wife Cindy, three sisters, Dixie Vanzile and her husband Dick, Karen Nicolols and Janet Hoppe and her husband Larry, three sisters-in-law, Leih Ann Hayden of Kahoka, Linda Boudreau and her husband Lloyd of Canton and Dixie Schneider and several nieces and nephews.
Besides her husband she was also preceded in death by her parents, and two sisters, Alice Miller and her husband Jim and Gloria Ruffcorn and her husband Ken, one brother, Arthur Schneider, her father-in-law and mother in-law, Wilbur “Bud” and Waneta “Bill” Lee.
Visitation will be held after 1 P.M. Friday at the Vigen Memorial Home in Kahoka with family meeting with friends from 6 – 8 P.M.
A graveside service will be held at 10 A.M. Saturday at the Kahoka Cemetery with Pastor Shawn McAfee officiating.
Procession to the cemetery will leave the funeral home at 9:45 A.M.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
The Vigen Memorial Home in Kahoka is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.vigenmemorialhome.com.