Nancy J. Lee, 85, of Peterson

Nancy J. Lee, 85, of Peterson, died on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at her home. 
Nancy was born on June 5, 1933, in Excelsior, Minn., to Fred and Mildred (Thompson) Meinking. She grew up in Yuba City, Calif. Nancy was united in marriage with Curtis Lee in Reno, Nev., on March 9, 1952. She moved to Curtis' family farm in Lee Valley in rural Peterson where she raised her four children. Nancy worked at Rush Products in Rushford. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Peterson and enjoyed gardening and her raspberry patch. 
Nancy is survived by her four children: Ted Lee, Michael (Mickele) Lee, Deana (James) Burt all of Peterson, and Lori (John) Burt of Utica, Minn.; nine grandchildren and six step-grandchildren; many great-grandchildren, step-great grandchildren and nieces and nephews, and by a brother, Norm Meinking.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, one brother and one sister. 
The public is invited to a family gathering to celebrate the life of Nancy on Saturday, May 11, from 1 – 4 p.m. at her daughter's home at 33679 Country Rd. 25 N., Peterson.