William Clarence “Bill” Lee, 64

William Clarence “Bill” Lee, 64, of Marshalltown, died suddenly on Thursday, November 28, 2013 in Ankeny, at the home of his son. He was born on January 17, 1949 in Des Moines; the son of Edwin and Mary Lee.

Bill honorably served his country in the US Army in Vietnam. He worked in construction and was proud of his carpet laying skills.

Bill is survived by his children, Travis (Rikki) Goodwin of Des Moines, Jennifer (Jimmy) Lee of Chariton, Edwin (Lindsey) Lee of Le Grand and Michael (Tabby) Lee of Ankeny; 20 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; a brother, Harold (Vickie) Lee of Marshalltown and a sister, Joyce Madison of Iowa Falls. Bill was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Fredrick Lane.

Graveside memorial services will be Friday, December 6, 2013 at 2:00 PM at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Van Meter. As a show of sympathy, memorial contributions should be directed to the family in care of Ankeny Funeral Home. On-line condolences may be expressed at www.AnkenyFuneralHome.com.