Catherine Lee, 94 of Benton Harbor, MI went home to be with the lord Friday, February 22, 2019 at home.
A funeral service celebrating her life will be held at 10:00 AM, Monday, March 4, 2019 at Ebenezer Baptist Church, Benton Harbor with Rev. Walter Brown officiating. Burial will follow at Crystal Springs Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit with the family one hour prior to the service at the church.
Catherine was born September 14, 1924 in Osceola, Arkansas to Robert and Oneda (Robinson) Lee. She like working and caring for children and was an active member of the Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church in Benton Harbor where she served on the Mother Board. She also enjoyed walking and spending with grandchildren.
Survivors include a son. Lewis Lee of Benton Harbor, 7 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; 7 great great grandchildren; 5 brothers, Joe (Elmos) Lee of Benton Harbor; Lewis C Lee of Benton Harbor, Eddie (Willie Mae) Lee of Mt. Clemens, MI; Learsy (Blanche) Lee of Grand Rapids, MI and Calvin Lee of Chicago, IL a sister Rosetta Lee of Lansing, MI, a host of nieces, nephews, friends and family.
In addition to her parents, Catherine was preceded in death by her daughter Dottie Norwood; 2 brothers, William Howard Lee and Robert Lee, Jr. and a sister, Clara Hurt.