Lee H. Crozier

Lee H. Crozier, 86, an Oconto Falls resident, entered into eternal life Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, at his residence. Lee was born Nov. 7, 1933, in Oconto to the late Carl and Greata Zimmer Crozier. He was a graduate of the Lena High School.

Lee married the former Rose Marie Lotter and she preceded him in death in 1999. He later married Diane Rysso in 2000 at St. Mary’s of the Angels Catholic Church in Green Bay. Lee was employed as a correctional officer for the Green Bay Correctional Institution and also for the Oak Hill Pre-Release Center in Oregon, Wisconsin. He also worked as a truck driver for many years.

Lee was a charter member of the Oconto Falls Lions Club, and was a member of the Knights of Columbus Msgr. Looze Council 4869. He was a very proud member of the Republican Party, and served as past president of the Oconto Falls City Council. He belonged to Local Union 33. Lee enjoyed many years of camping.

He is survived by his wife, Diane; his children, Linda and Dan Campbell, of Wrightstown, Rhonda Crozier, of Tacoma, Washington, Lisa and Mark Lambert, of Suamico, and Brenda and Bob Peronto, of Algoma; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins, and his pet dog, Sadie.
In addition to his parents, and his former wife, Rose Marie, Lee was also preceded in death by two infant sons, two brothers, and three sisters.

A memorial Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Oconto Falls, with the Rev. Joel Sember officiating, with burial of his cremated remains to follow in the St. Anthony Parish Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call after 9 a.m. Wednesday at the church, until the time of service at 11 a.m.

Lee’s family would like to extend a very special thank you to the entire staff of Heartland Hospice for the compassion and special care extended to Lee during his illness. Your kindness will always be remembered.

The Lambert-Eckert Funeral Home of Mishicot is assisting with funeral arrangements. 920-755-2212