William Y. Lee

June 29, 1922October 23, 2012

WILLIAM Y LEE, 90, died at home October 23, 2012. He was a World War II veteran and moved his family to Houston at the inception of the human spaceflight program at NASA in Houston. His work at NASA is highlighted with his service on the Gemini support team, Lunar Landing team, the Skylab operations and the first space shuttle. In his retirement he enjoyed traveling and time with his family, his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife, Donna, he is survived by his children: Mary Tom, Marian McAllister, Judy Lee, Joyce Lee, Albert Lee, Nina Lee; son-in-law: William Tom; 6 grandchildren and their spouses: 4 great grandchildren. Visitation will be from 5 -8 pm on Friday, October 26th at Memorial Oaks Funeral Home, 13001 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77079. Funeral service will be at 3 pm on Saturday, October 27th at Memorial Oaks Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow.


  • Visitation Friday, October 26, 2012
  • Celebration of Life Saturday, October 27, 2012

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The family of William Y. Lee

November 14, 2012

With much admiration and affection, we would like to express our gratitude to all of the Nurses and Caregivers who helped Dad and his family over these many years along his life journey.

Thank you Nurse Charlie, Nurse Debbie, Nurse Cheryl, Nurse Phyllis and all of the staff at Affinity Home Health Care.
Thank you Sheery and Melinda and the caring people at Home Helpers.

Mae Quon

October 29, 2012

Dear Mary, Marion, Judy, Joyce, Albert and Nina,Sincerest condolencenes to you all on the death of your father. Know that because of your love and quality of care he lived a full and rich life. I have plesant memories of when we families would get together for picnics and monthly get togethers. So much fun. I'll always remember your mom and dad. May the Lord give you peace and strength during this difficult time.

October 28, 2012

Mary, Marian, Judy, Joyce, Albert and Nina, We are sorry for the lost of your Dad . You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

William, Diane, Aaron and David Yee
(Houston, TX)

Al Lee

October 26, 2012

The Family of William Y. Lee would like to extend Very Special and Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Dat Bui
and everyone at the Shan Medical Association for their compassion, understanding, and care. Words are not enough to express the depth of our appreciation and gratitude.

October 26, 2012

Mary, Bill & Family, Sorry for the lose of your father. May The Lord bring you peace and comfort always.

With Our Deepest Sympathy,
Andrew & Marrette LeBlanc

Carol and Daniel Lim

October 25, 2012

Mary, Marian, Judy, Joyce, Albert, and Nina,

We were so sorry to learn that your father passed away. He and your mom were such nice, gracious people and we will miss them greatly. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families.

Carol and Daniel

Alex and Mike Ferullo

October 25, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Your Dad was a member of the greatest generation whose example we can all learn from and honor. God Bless.