The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001051259-01
Funeral Notices

LEE, ROBERT Y. H. March 5, 1918- November 16, 2017 LEE, MOLLY K. H. May 23, 1921- July 13, 2006 Robert Y. H. Lee was born in Hilo, Hawaii on March 5, 1918. He married the love f his life, Molly K. H. Ko on January 27, 1940. They were inseparable until July 13, 2006 when Molly passed away after 66 years of marriage. They shared their love of life with everyone they met. Robert and Molly did everything together (golfing, bowling, playing cards, traveling…) Robert was a devoted Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, and Uncle. He was loved by everyone who knew him. Robert passed away peacefully at home with family at his side on November 16, 2017. He is survived by his three children, Robert Jr. (Pearl), Charles (Mabel), Jewel Tedrick (John); Grandchildren, David Tedrick (Kathy), Steven Lee (Emi), and Liana Lee; Great Grandchildren, Tristan and Piper Lee, as well as his sister Mary Jane Lee, his brothers Donald Lee (Elaine) and John Lee and many nephews and nieces. Robert lived a full and happy life and always brought laughter and love to everyone. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends and remain in our hearts and thoughts forever. At his request no formal services will be held. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.