Services Announced for David Lee

Dave Lee.
Dave Lee.
David Lee.

Services have been announced for Sag Harbor resident and businessman David Lee, known to many as “Dave.” A former president and longtime member of Temple Adas Israel will be remembered at a funeral service on Thursday, December 1 at noon at the Temple, which is located at the corner of Atlantic and Elizabeth streets in Sag Harbor.¬†Interment will immediately follow at the Temple’s cemetery, Chevra Kodetia, on Route 114 in Sag Harbor.

Shiva will be observed at the Lee home – 69 Buell Lane Extension in East Hampton – on Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m., with a Shiva service at 6 p.m., and on Saturday, from 6 to 8 p.m. with a Shiva service at 6 p.m.

A second Memorial Service will be held at Temple Adas Israel on Wednesday, December 28 at 2 p.m. for family members of Mr. Lee traveling from Israel. That service is also open to the community.

Mr. Lee is survived by his wife,¬†Joanna Paitchell Lee, daughters Michelle (Steven) Connar and Cheryl (Vincent) Laviano, granddaughter Cantor Rebecca (Oren) Goren, great-granddaughters Yael and Na’ama, and brothers, Martin Lee and Bernard Lee.¬†Donations in his memory may be sent to Temple Adas Israel.

A full story on Mr. Lee’s life will appear in the December 1 issue of The Sag Harbor Express.