Robert Hsi-Chou Lee
4 January, 1950 – 14 September, 2020
Robert H.C. Lee was born in Madou, Taiwan on January 4, 1950. He was the second child to Jian Chang Lee and Fang Mei Lin. He attended Taiwan SooChow University where he met Lily Lee. In 1983, Robert and Lily moved their family to the United States where Robert began an office supplies business, Safina Office Products, Inc.
Robert’s life was full of passion and adventure. He strives to share the love of God whenever he could, he loved to travel, and he worked hard to promote the independence and democracy of Taiwan.
Throughout his life, Robert held several positions including but not limited to Taiwan Executive Yuan Political Advisor, Overseas Taiwan Affairs Commissioner, U.S. Government Procurement Advisor to TAITRA, and the most recent, Co-Founder and Director of Formosa Republican Association of North America. He was also an Elder of Evangelical Formosan Church and on the Board of Directors for the US South Region.
Robert was a devoted son and loving husband, father and grandfather. He is survived by his wife Lily; son and daughter-in-law, Simon and Faye; daughter and son-in-law, Susan and James; and 4 grandchildren, Mariella, Isaac, Caitlyn, and Daniel.￼
He will be missed, but we look forward to laughing together again in Heaven.
For Chinese translation, please see below (中文請往下):
李席舟長老於一九五零年一月四日生於台灣台南市麻豆區，是李建章先生和李林芳梅女士的長子，家中排行第二。李長老畢業於台灣東吳大學，在大學時期認識夫人陳麗里女士。一九八三年，李長老攜帶全家移民美國休士頓，在當地經商成功創立一家辦公用品公司(Safina Office Products, Inc.)。
李長老是一位孝順的兒子，有愛心的丈夫 父親 和 阿公。他身後留下夫人陳麗里女士，長子李式堃和媳婦廖千慧，長女李式紋和女婿魏崢，孫女李惠欣和孫子李恩理，外孫女魏雋文和外孫子魏雋捷。