Betty  Lee
Betty Lee

November 6, 2017
Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Resided in Roselle, New Jersey


Betty Lee, 87, of Roselle, entered into eternal rest on Monday, November 6, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral service at the Sullivan Funeral Home, 146 East 2nd Ave., Roselle, on Monday, November 13 at 10:00 am. Entombment will follow in Woodbridge Memorial Gardens, Woodbridge. Visiting hours will be on Sunday from 2 - 6 pm.

Betty was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada and was raised in Nova Scotia. She graduated from Women’s College Hospital, School of Nursing in Toronto, Canada in 1955. She lived in Newark, prior to moving to Roselle 53 years ago.

Betty was a Registered Nurse for 60 years who lovingly cared for others. In 1995 she retired from Union Hospital after 28 years of service. After retirement, she continued nursing, as the school nurse in Roselle and as a private duty nurse with Center for Hope Hospice.

Active in community and church, she attended First Presbyterian Church where she served as a deacon, elder and board member of the day care center. Also was an active member of both Roselle Active Seniors and Art Club plus the Union County Art Association.

Betty is survived by her beloved husband of 62 years, Gam C Lee; her devoted children, Cynthia Osef (Wayne), Michael Lee, Carole Vowell (James), Charlene Down (Adrian), Christine Paulsson (Stefan) and Catherine Spricigo (D.J.), her cherished grandchildren, Alyson, Linnea, Mia and Annabel and her dear sisters, Lily Yee, Grace Lee and Mona Chong. She was predeceased by her sister and brother, Kim and Douglas Wong. She was a kind and loving woman and will be incredibly missed.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in her memory to the First Presbyterian Memorial Fund, 117 West Fifth Ave., Roselle, NJ 07203 or Holy Redeemer Health Care, 354 Union Ave., Elizabeth, NJ 07208.




Sullivan Funeral Home
146 East Second Avenue
Roselle, NJ US 07203
Sunday, November 12, 2017
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Funeral Service
Sullivan Funeral Home
146 East Second Avenue
Roselle, NJ US 07203
Monday, November 13, 2017
10:00 AM
Woodbridge Memorial Gardens
US Hwy. 1
Woodbridge, NJ US 07095
Monday, November 13, 2017
11:30 AM


First Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund
117 West Fifth Avenue
Roselle, New Jersey 07023
Holy Redeemer Health Care
354 Union Avenue
Elizabeth, New Jersey 07208
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