Alberta LeesOctober 31, 1927 ~ July 19, 2017 (age 89)
WEST SPRINGFIELD-Alberta Excile Lees, 89, passed away Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Wingate West Springfield in West Springfield, MA. One of 14 children, Alberta was born on October 31, 1927 in Milford, MA to John and Frances Harris. Alberta enjoyed gardening. Predeceased by her parents, her husband Philip Lees in 2002 and her daughter Roberta Pompei, she leaves her sons: Frank Giordano of Springfield, MA, David Giordano of Palmer, MA and Philip Lees, Jr and his wife Karen of Westfield, MA; her daughters: Terri Vanasse of West Springfield, MA, Karen Bindel of St. Petersburg, FL and Lori Lees of West Springfield, MA, her siblings, many grandchildren, great grandchildren and other family members.
A Committal service will be held on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 10AM at the Massachusetts Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery in Agawam, MA where she will join her husband in eternal rest. In lieu of flowers please consider a memorial donation to Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke, ATTN: Donations, 110 Cherry St., Holyoke, MA 01040 Avalon Life Celebration Center & Cremation Services, LLC 691 College Hwy., Southwick, MA is in charge of arrangements. To express a condolence or share memories please visit Alberta’s memorial page at www.avaloncelebrations.com