July 8, 1937 - July 15, 2016
Lee N. Stansbury, age 79 of Menomonie, died Friday, July 15, 2016 at The Neighbors of Dunn County in Menomonie. Lee Nathan Stansbury was born on July 8, 1937 in St. Paul, MN to Nathan and Ella (Espeseth) Stansbury. He graduated from Colfax High School and continued his education at U.W. Stout, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree. He served his county, joining the U.S. Navy in 1957 and was honorably discharged in 1961. On August 11, 1962, he married Ann Chamberlain at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Menomonie. He taught the electronics repair program at Western Wisconsin Technical College for 23 years, retiring in 1992. He enjoyed following many sports, his favorites being the Twins and the Vikings. He loved to read, especially about world history. Lee was a member of the Lion’s Club in LaCrescent, MN for many years. He was a proud grandpa and always enjoyed the company of his family and friends. Lee is survived by his wife Ann; daughters Laurie Brindle and Denise Stansbury; grandchildren Troy Brindle, Patrick Slaughter, Abby Slaughter, Lucy Slaughter, Richard Mitchell; brother Dennis (Cathy) Stansbury, sisters Zella (William) Van Offeren and Emilie (Peter) Wiese; as well as many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Julie Stansbury. A special thank you to the staff at Our House Assisted Living and The Neighbors of Dunn County, both in Menomonie, as well as St. Croix Hospice for their care and compassion in Lee’s final days. Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at Olson Funeral Home in Menomonie, with Father James Kurzynski officiating. Burial will take place at Evergreen Cemetery in Menomonie with military honors by the Menomonie Veterans Honor Guard. There will be a visitation one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Lee N. Stansbury, age 79 of Menomonie, died Friday, July 15, 2016 at The Neighbors of Dunn County in Menomonie. Lee Nathan Stansbury was born on July 8, 1937 in St. Paul, MN to Nathan and Ella (Espeseth) Stansbury. He graduated from Colfax... View Obituary & Service Information
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