It is with sad hearts that we announce the passing of our dear co-worker, Carolyn Lee.
Carolyn R. Lee, age 64 of Chesterton, passed away on Friday, January 8, 2016, at the VNA Hospice Center in Valparaiso. She was born on June 8, 1951, in Fairview, WV, to Franklin and Mary Keefover, both of whom preceded her in death. On December 1, 1978, she married Larry R. Lee, who survives in Chesterton. Carolyn is also survived by her children: Bruce Lee of Valparaiso, Kitty (fiance Brian) Moore of Florida, and Kimberly (fiance Mike) Lee of Chesterton; her eight grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; and her siblings: Billie Jean (Robert) McCall of Portage, Nancy (Dan deceased) Parmley of Arizona, Sandra (Carter) Anderson of Texas, and Crystal Renee (Dennis) Grady of Arizona, along with many nieces, nephews and many more loving friends and family. Carolyn was a member of Saint Paul Lutheran Church in Chesterton. She was a Deputy Assessor for Porter County and was previously employed at United Tractor.
She enjoyed playing bingo, was an avid bird watcher, and was a wonderful baker of Christmas cookies. Carolyn loved her grandchildren dearly as they will continue to always love her dearly.