Lee E. Dahlen, 75
Dec. 24, 1939 -- March 22, 2015
Lee E. Dahlen, age 75, formerly of West Bend and Milwaukee, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2015. He was born in Milwaukee on Dec. 24, 1939 the son of the late Olfer and Doris (Jeske) Dahlen. On Oct. 16, 1965, he married Barbara Kiefer. Lee was proud to serve in the United States Army, Air Force and Navy Reserve. He was a senior manufacturing engineer and certified weld inspector. Lee was proud to be a captain and observer in the Civil Air Patrol. He will be remembered for his love of family and country.
Lee is survived by his children, Leann (James) Ziehr, Lynda Dahlen and Lee (Carolyn) Dahlen; grandchildren, Tony (Alyssa) Dahlen, Valerie Ziehr, Gabriel Dahlen, Hailee Ziehr, Erik Ziehr, Caitlynn Dahlen and Jessy Ziehr; The memorial service will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 28, 2015, at Fox Cities Funeral and Cremation Service, followed by military honors. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of the service.
The family extends a special thank you to the nurses and doctors at Aurora Medical Center who treated Lee with kindness and dignity.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund in Lee’s name is being established.
Fox Cities Funeral and Cremation Service, 3026 Jackson St., Oshkosh, WI 54901 — 920-966-9000.