Leon ‘Lee’ J. Bevers, 83
May 14, 1933 — July 26, 2016
Leon “Lee” J. Bevers of Cedarburg passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at the age of 83 years.
Lee was born in Little Chute on May 14, 1933, to the late John and Anna (nee VanEyck) Bevers and married Charla (nee Miron) in Little Chute on Dec. 28, 1954.
Lee graduated from Marquette University in 1956. He had a long career in marketing and owned and operated a small business. Lee’s love of his family was his life. He also was a lifelong lover of birds and tending to his bird feeders. Lee was an avid Green Bay Packers fan.
He is survived by his wife, Char, of Cedarburg; children, Jeff (Teri) Bevers of West Bend, Amy Bevers of Cedarburg and Steve (Jill) Bevers of Cedarburg; grandchildren, Erin (Ryan) Dove of Jackson, Alison (Mike) McVane of Lena, Lauren (Jeff) Becker of West Bend, Sam (fiancée Brianna) Bevers of Ada, Noah Bevers of Cedarburg and Hannah Bevers of Cedarburg. He is further survived by six great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
Memorial mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016, 11 a.m. at St. Francis Borgia North Catholic Church, 1375 Covered Bridge Road, Cedarburg. Family will receive friends at the church on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the MACC Fund in honor of Lily and Bailey Dove are appreciated.
For online condolences, please go to www.muellerfuneralhome.com.
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory Cedarburg assisted the family with arrangements.