2017-07-13 / Obituaries

Eula ‘Midge’ Lee


Eula Lee Eula Lee MANISTIQUE – Eula “Midge” Lee, 98, of Gulliver, passed away on July 12, 2017 at the Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique.

She was born March 27, 1919, in Engadine, Mich., the daughter of Jesse and Anna (McGraw) Freeman and attended school in Engadine.

On November 27, 1941, the former Eula M. Freeman married Quinton “Bob” Lee in Engadine. They made their home and raised their family in Green School. Bob preceded her in death on Nov. 24, 1986.

She was a homemaker who enjoyed playing cards, crocheting and watching television. She especially loved watching sports as she was an avid Detroit sports fan, following the Lions and the Tigers with great loyalty. She also enjoyed baking both pies and bread. Most importantly, she enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren whom she loved very much.

Midge is survived by her children, Roberta (Cecil) Hollingshead of Gulliver, Gary (Doris) Lee of Gulliver and Dale (Mary) Lee of Gulliver; 12 grandchildren; 21 great- grandchildren; and eight great-great grandchildren; her brother Thomas Freeman of Clawson, Mich.; along with many loving nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, John, Elizabeth, Lois, and Jesse.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m.– noon, Saturday, July 15, at the Messier-Broullire Funeral Home in Manistique. Funeral services will follow at noon, at the funeral home with Father Ben Paris officiating.

Burial will be in the Newton Township Cemetery at Gould City.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association.

The Messier-Broullire Funeral Home of Manistique is assisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.

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