Leroy (Lee) Camel
of Chesterton, died Monday, July 10, 2017, at Loyola Medical in Chicago.
He was born May 1,
1933, in Solon, Ohio.
He was an Army
veteran serving in the Marshall Islands during the Korean War. He started
Dolphin Chemical Corporation serving the steel industry. Lee raised Angus
cattle for 10 years in Valparaiso. In his early years, Lee enjoyed racing
cars and racing sail boats.
He is survived by
his wife of 44 years Karen Lee; sisters Violet Breedlove, and Lenore Flick;
sons Lee (Cheryle), Michael deceased (Paula), and Tom (Chris); five
grandchildren: Dylan, Lydia, Neil, Liz (Frank) Gast, and Eric (Sarah); four
great-grandchildren: Miles, Riley, Anna, and Nora.
He was preceded in
death by his parents Bea and Leroy, and son Michael.
Family and friends
will gather at Craft House, Chesterton, Saturday, July 15, from 1 to 4 p.m.