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Roger C. Lee

Roger C. Lee, 94, of Poneto, IN, and with family in Markle, IN, died Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022, at his residence.

Mr. Lee was a 1945 graduate of Petroleum High School. He was a carpenter in the Wells County area and retired in 1996. He was also a farmer on the Lee Family Homestead, where he lived most of his life. After retirement, he continued to be a woodworker in his shop. He was a member of Poneto United Methodist Church.

He was born on Dec. 29, 1927, to Ralph C. and Margaret Grace Fleming Lee. He married Glenna L. (Noble) on April 23, 1949, at the Poneto United Methodist Church. She preceded him in death on Feb. 21, 2017.

Survivors include a son, Randy C. (Nancy) Lee, of Poneto; a daughter, Carol A. (Mike) Fisher, of Markle; five grandchildren, Rob Lee, Andrea Jo Green, Kelli Fisher, Leah (Dale) Campbell and Matthew (Lucy) Fisher; and seven great-grandchildren.

A funeral service took place on Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022, at the Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home in Bluffton. Tony Garton officiated.

A private family burial will take place at Stahl Cemetery at a later time.

Memorials may be made to the Southern Wells Community Schools Building Trades Fund.

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