Bud was born the son of Louis and Anna Lee on July 16, 1941 in Saginaw. Surviving is his wife Dianna Lee Strobel whom he married on August 6, 1966.
Other survivors include his children Tex (Laura) Lee of Hemlock, Randy (Tracy) Lee of Farwell, Michelle (Dave) Klepinger of Saginaw and Dawn (Matt) Miklosovic of Zilwaukee.
He leaves 10 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and 1 great grandson on the way in February.
Also surviving is one brother, Lewis (Janet) Lee of Harrison and several nieces and nephews; great and great great nieces and nephews.
Preceding Bud in death was his parents and two sisters.
A Vietnam Veteran, he served four years in the Navy. Bud was a member and officer of the Clare Eagles Aerie 3977. He loved spending time with his family, fishing, he had bowled for many years, and his latest hobby was spending time at the casino.
Per his wishes, cremation has taken place and was handled by the Farwell Chapel of Stephenson-Wyman Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at the Clare Eagles Aerie 3977 in Clare on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 1 P.M. Memorial contributions may be made to the Family of Burton Lee, C/O Dianna Lee. On-line condolences may be left at www.stephenson-wyman.com