Larry Robert Lee

1965 - 2019

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Larry Robert Lee, 53, of Arlington passed away at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 following a motorcycle accident. He was born on September 8, 1965 in Findlay to Ronald and Nancy (Taylor) Lee. He married AnneMarie Elaine Williams on June 13, 1987 and she preceded him in death on April 21, 2019. He is also survived by a daughter, Holly Lee; his father, Ronald Lee; two brothers: Lenny Lee, and Lane (Leslie) Lee; and two sisters: Lisa (David) Oman, and Linda Lee. He was preceded in death by his mother, Nancy Lee. Larry was a 1984 graduate of Arlington High School and attended North-Western Business College. He was a STNA at the Good Samaritan Center in Arlington for 12 years. Larry and Anne had a passion for motorcycling and he served as the Chaplain for the AMVETS Posts 1994 and 21 where his nickname was "Tach". He was very religious and active at Good Hope Lutheran Church in Arlington. Larry's last act of kindness was to donate his organs and save six lives. He always put family first, dressing up as Santa and spending time with his nieces and nephews. He and Anne's pride and joy was their daughter, Holly; they were so proud of her and all of her accomplishments. A memorial service will be held at 3:00pm on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at Good Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church in Arlington. Visitation will be held from 12:00-3:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm on Saturday, April 27 at CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Arlington and for one hour (2:00-3:00pm) at the church on Sunday. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Holly Lee, for her education (please make checks payable to: Holly Lee). Online condolences can be shared by visiting

Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    620 N. Main St
    Arlington, Ohio
    Saturday, April 27th 2019 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM & 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Good Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church[Map]
    300 South Main Street
    Arlington, Ohio 45840
    Sunday, April 28th 2019 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Memorial Service:

    Sunday, April 28th 2019 - 3:00 PM

  • Service Location:

    Good Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church [Map]
    300 S. Main St
    Arlington, Ohio 45814

  • Final Resting Place:


  • Contributions:

    Holly Lee Education Fund
    c/o Holly Lee

  • Instructions:

Condolences For Larry Robert Lee

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To : Holly Lee and family
Date :Thursday, April 25th 2019
From : Ruth Lamberjack
You are in my heart, thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

To : Ron Lee Family
Date :Thursday, April 25th 2019
From : Craig and Patty Woodar
Words can't express what a great mom and dad, Larry & Anne made for Holly. Larry would pick Emily up from school on their way home. He was "selfless". What good memories to encapsulate we continue to remember them. Hugs to Holly!

To : Larry AnnMarie Family
Date :Thursday, April 25th 2019
From : Jim Barb Steinman
Our deepest sympathy for your loss.

To : Holly and family of Larry
Date :Thursday, April 25th 2019
From : Robin Myers
Thinking and praying for all of you today and in the days ahead. Have not seen Larry in over 40 years but even then he was funny, loving and a kind person. Thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

To : Linda
Date :Friday, April 26th 2019
From : Sarah McClelland
I just would like to say I’m so sorry for your loss

To : Lee and Taylor families
Date :Friday, April 26th 2019
From : Julie Schey Baber
From your cousin in Kansas I want to send my sincere condolence on the loss of Larry and his wife Anne. Many thoughts and prayers for you all. You are such a wonderful family and I am proud to be a part of it. Hugs to you all.

To : Ron Lee and Family
Date :Saturday, April 27th 2019
From : Gene and Shirley Schey
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all now and in days to come.

Thinking of You with Sympathy and Love,

Gene and Shirley

To : Larry's Family
Date :Saturday, April 27th 2019
From : Marcia Gallant
Larry was a co-worker with me at Marbeck Center on the campus of Bluffton College. He had a great smile and was always helpful. He was a good man.

To : The Lee family
Date :Saturday, April 27th 2019
From : Lynda Gallant
Sincere condolences to the Lee family on your loss of Larry and AnneMarie.