April 16, 2020


MABEL C. POTVIN f/k/a Mabel Lee f/k/a Mabel K. Olson, age 93, of Lehigh Acres, passed away on April 11, 2020.

She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as a twin to her sister Anna Olson on February 17, 1927 and was a graduate of John Bartram High School.

She was married to Joseph Tomas Lee and had (6) six children and divorced. She remarried to Louis A. Potvin, who predeceased her, and had (1) one child.

Mae worked as an operator for Western Union, Secretary for County Health Department in LaBelle, and Activities Director for the Senior Center in Lehigh and enjoyed retirement for many years.

Mae is survived by her (7) children; Barbara J. Lee, James P. Lee, John R. Lee, Joseph P. Lee, Nancy J. Spaleta, Raymond T. Lee, and Anthony Potvin as well as her grandchildren; Ela (Daniela) Mulanax, Peter Hilbert, Skyler Lee, Dylan Lee, Michelle Marino, Matthew Spaleta, Jr., Kristoffer Lee, Brandon Lee, Justin Lee, Tina Lee (predeceased),and great grandchildren; Mario Marino, Marco Marino, Lorenzo Palma, Scarlett Lee, Kaylie Lee, Travis Mulanax, Courtney Mulanax, Rachel Mulanax, Rox Baker, and (4) great great grandchildren.

An informal private service for family will be held on August 8, 2020 at Lee Memorial Park located at 12777 State Road 82, Fort Meyers, FL 33913 at 11:00 a.m. in the Veteran's Garden.


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