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Visitation

Winterrowd Funeral Home
Wednesday December 15th, 2021
10:00am - 12:00pm

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Funeral Service

Winterrowd Funeral Home
Wednesday December 15th, 2021
12:00pm

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Burial

Riverview Cemetery
Wednesday December 15th, 2021

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Richard "Butch" Lee Klee Sr.

Richard “Butch” Lee Klee Sr. 75 of Streator passed away Friday (December 10, 2021) at his home.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 10am until 12noon at the Winterrowd Funeral Home. Services will be held at noon at the funeral home. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Butch was born on July 12, 1946 in Streator to Henry and Julia (Jasus) Klee. He married Charlene Winterrowd on December 13, 1969. She survives.
Also surviving is a daughter, Ponna (Brian Szymovicz) Klee of Streator, sister, Carol Crozier of Athens, IL, sisters-in-law, Joylene Dennis of Streator and Patricia Shaver of Ottawa, brother-in-law, James (Janet) Pierson of Streator and several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, son, Rick, sister Gerri Baty, brothers-in-law James Dennis and Paul Shaver, In-laws, Charles R. Winterrowd and Bernice Roach, nephew John Crozier and a niece Laurie Obenhin.
Butch attended Streator grade schools and Streator High School. He served in the US Marines. Butch retired from Plymouth Tube after 22 years. He was member of the Streatorland Historical Society, was a life member of the Sandy Ford Sportsman Club. Butch enjoyed fishing, photography, trains and metal detecting.
Memorials may be made to the family of Butch Klee.


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Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Klee

Glenn Cunningham Jan 7 2022 11:55 AM

Ponna sorry for your loss & in my prayers
Loretta

Loretta Dec 23 2021 10:59 PM

I'm so sorry Ponna, I m praying for you and your family

Tony Rogers Dec 23 2021 3:28 PM

So sorry for your Loss Ponna. Sending prayers for Your Dad,You,and the Family.

Mike Ryan Dec 15 2021 11:13 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Klee

Adonna Luna Dec 15 2021 3:43 PM

Charlene I am so sorry! You and Ponna will be in my prayers!

Jessie Pettingill Dec 14 2021 7:53 PM

My heart and prayers go out to Charlene and Ponna and and the immediate family of Butch~ God Bless during this sad time♥️♥️🙏🙏

Pamela Bute Dec 14 2021 1:00 PM

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