Lee Albert Graves

With the heaviest of hearts we announce the passing of Lee Albert Graves on Monday July 13, 2020 at 52 years of age. Husband of Kelly Elizabeth Graves (nee Campbell). Son of Ron and Jan Graves (nee Authier). Father of Melissa Copeland, Joel and Lyndsie Copeland, Tim and Tanya Copeland. Grandfather of Jadda, Hayley, Parker, Zander, Landon, Keaten, Harper, Emma, Ashton, Graceon and Arlo. Brother of Kim Graves Smith. Uncle of Ashely, Mitchell and Darion. Lee was the owner/operator of Chimney Mason. His love of the outdoors had him spending countless hours fishing and hunting with his dogs. He was also passionate about his music and played in the band Mortar Hoggs. This is such a tragic loss for all of our family with so much love still to give. There will be a void in all of our hearts forever, but the memories we have of him will never die. Lee fought until the end to be with his family but we know he is now at peace and rest.  All are welcome to attend a celebration of Lee’s life on Saturday, August 8 from 1-5 pm at 11953 New Scotland Line, Morpeth. This will be a “Come and Go” event with a limit of 50 persons at a time , please be patient with us. If you would like to drive by and honk, or wave from the road, we understand as well.  Memorial contributions may be directed to Ducks Unlimited or a charity of choice.





24 Comments on “Lee Albert Graves”

  1. My deepest condolences to Lee’s family especially his parents (Ron and Jan) and sister (Kim). I remember growing up with Lee in Troy, ON.

    Mary English

    1. My deepest sympathy to all Lee^s family. Kelly, he will always be there in your heart. Jan and Ron, there is no blgger loss that that of a parent lossing their childm no matter what age. Kim, so hard for you to lose your only sibling, Hugs to all of you.
      Kathy Bedford

  2. My sincerest condolences to Ron, Janet and Kim. Always loved coming to babysit Lee and Kim. Lee had the biggest smile that would melt your heart.
    Marg Craig Spicer

  3. My sincere condolences to you and your family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  4. Dear Lee, you will always and forever be in our hearts…. truest and most heartfelt condolences to the entire Family.

  5. Kelly and Family
    I am so very sorry to hear of Lee’s passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
    Rest Easy Lee

  6. My deepest sympathy to Kelly, Ron and Janice, and all of Lee’s family. I saw a lot of Lee over the past years as he was here with son, Neil. Every time I look at my stone fence I will think of Lee. He was a quiet, sincere man. He will be so missed. May all the wonderful memories you have help to ease your pain. Blessings to all.

  7. So sorry to hear of Lee’ passing. Our deepest condolences to Ron and Janet and to Lee’s family.

  8. What a great video tribute of Lee’s life. Sincere sympathy Ron, Jan, Kim and family and the rest of the family. Our sIncere sympathy. Take care. Richard and Nancy Havens

  9. Your video is such a wonderful tribute to Lee. So many beautiful memories…..I, too, remember many times and stories of your family throughout the years. Fantastic neighbours. So good to have a deck visit with you yesterday Ron, Jan and Kim. Your loss is just heart wrenching. My love, hugs and prayers continue to surround all your family. ❤️

  10. Our condolences to the Graves family. Such a tragic loss. Beautiful tribute.
    Michelle Roelofs

  11. Our deepest sympathy to your family. It’s heartbreaking. We offer our support to your family in any way possible.
    Helen & Glynn Cole

  12. Mark north am so sorry to hear of lee passing i rember when we were in our teens and we had our own cars lee would come over after he was done at lennys restaurant god bless

  13. My deepest condolences to all of Lee’s family.
    Ron, Janet and Kim, I will always remember his bright smile and sweet temperament when I babysat.
    May your memories bring you some comfort during this most difficult time.

  14. Sending so much love to Aunt Jan, Uncle Ron, Kim, and the entire family. Lee will be greatly missed and has left us way too soon.

  15. Jan, Ron, Kim and families

    I am so sorry to hear about Lee.
    I am thinking of you at this sad time.


  16. I love you papa, I’m going to miss you I wish I spent more time with you over the years. You were always the only papa I had in my life I know that you are safe up in heaven watching us making sure we’re okay. I love you- your granddaughter Emma Copeland

  17. Our deepest sympathy to Ron, Jan and family, know that others are thinking of you at this difficult time.

  18. He was the little brother I never had. I was so sad to hear of his passing from Kim. My deepest condolences to Ron, Jan, Kim and all there rest of his family

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