Sidney Lees

Obituary of Sidney Wayne Lees

July 11, 1956 – February 9, 2022

Sidney Wayne Lees of Bassano, Alberta passed away in his home on February 9, 2022 at the age of 65 years.

Born and raised in Red Deer, Sid graduated from Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School to pursue his career in the trades. He was a retired journeyman welder and a member of the Boilermakers Union Local 146. He enjoyed photography as a retirement hobby.

Sid leaves to mourn his passing, three brothers, Douglas of Rimbey, Brian (Therese) of Calgary, David of Airdrie; one sister, Karen (Terry) Wheale of Winfield, AB; as well as three nephews and one niece, extended family members and friends. Sid was predeceased by his parents, Paul and Fannie Lees.

With respect to his wishes, no funeral service will be held.  A graveside memorial will be held in the spring at Bunker Hill Cemetery, Winfield, to inter his ashes.

Donations in Sid’s memory are gratefully accepted to the Canadian Liver Foundation, National Head Office, Suite 101, 3100 Steeles Ave. East, Markham, Ontario L3R 8T3 or to the charity of one’s choice.

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