Lee Eugene Longwell
August 31, 1930 ‒ February 20, 2021
Lewis Center, Ohio
Lee Eugene Longwell, age 90, of Lewis Center, OH passed away peacefully on Saturday evening, February 20, 2020 at his residence.
He was born on August 31, 1930 in Fargo, Ohio to the late Charles Albert and Helen (Smith) Longwell-Hempy. Lee graduated from Big Walnut High School and proudly served his country as a member of the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict.
Lee retired from Columbia Gas as an Operations Technician after 30+ years of service.
He loved his family and friends, enjoyed boating, fishing, and traveling throughout the United States with his wife, Nancy.
Left to cherish his memory is his daughter, Teresa Crowner of Newark; granddaughters, Stephanie (Robert) Corn and Carrie (Sean) Vaden all of Columbus; great-grandchildren, Lauren and Nathan Corn; brother, James (Deborah) Hempy of Galena; brother-in-law, Amos Brown of Columbus; and sister-in-law Barbara Harmon of Columbus.
In addition to his parents, Lee was preceded in death by his loving wife of over 67 years, Nancy (Brown) Longwell, brother, Charles Longwell; son-in-law, David Crowner; brother-in-law, Bill Harmon.
A Graveside Service will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, February 27, 2021 at Sunbury Memorial Park with military honors provided by the United States Air Force and members of the Delaware County Veterans Association.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, face masks and social distancing will be required.
Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice in Lee’s memory.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve the Longwell family.
To share a fond memory of Lee or to offer a condolence to his family, please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com