Obituary: Cheri Daelene Lee

A service for Cheri Daelene Lee, 54, a Virginia City resident, will be at 11 a.m. Dec. 2 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Virginia City with a reception following at the Senior Center in Virginia City.

Mrs. Lee died Nov. 13, 2000, at her home. She was born Aug. 26, 1946, in Detroit, Mich., to John and Elena Tuttle.

She attended schools in California and at California's Sierra College.

She married Robert Lee Dec. 13, 1963, in Reno.

Before moving to Virginia City, she lived in California.

Mrs. Lee was a magistrate in Valdez, Alaska and deputy clerk specialist for Storey County. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church.

Among her survivors are her husband of Virginia City; children Rama H. Childers and Richard Lee, both of Henderson and Renee Jonak of Las Vegas; parents of Henderson; sisters Patti Shepherd, Donna McDonald and Wendy Tuttle; brothers John Tuttle and Ronnie Tuttle and six grandchildren.

Private inurnment will be in Newcastle, Calif.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church.

Walton's Chapel of the Valley, Crematory and Cemetery is in charge of arrangements.


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