Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Centre

429 2nd Street South, Kenora, ON


LeRoy Glieheisen

September 27, 1947July 29, 2020

Always Loved, Never Forgotten...

Lee Glieheisen, eldest son of Milton Glueheisen and the late Elizabeth (Betty) Glueheisen passed away peacefully at his home in Kenora on July 29, 2020 with his wife Donna by his side.

Lee was born September 27, 1947 and was raised in Fort Frances, graduated from Fort Frances High and completed his RCMP training in Regina in 1971. After leaving the RCMP, Lee worked with Family and Children’s Services in Fort Frances and was truly loved by his clients and staff. After retiring, Lee enjoyed his home and acreage on Commissioner Bay and his cabin on Clearwater Lake. To share in their children’s and grandchildren’s lives, Lee and Donna moved to Kenora.

Lee will be sadly missed by his wife Donna (Colvin), daughter Tara (Ed) Pitre and granddaughters Soleil and Sterling of Kenora, son Kyle (Andrea) Glieheisen and granddaughter Everly of Saskatoon, stepsons Glen (Ann) Colvin of Regina and Mark Colvin of Kenora. He is also remembered by his father Milton Glueheisen and brothers Larry (Shirley), Leonard (Janice) and Lance (Jamie), as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his mother Elizabeth Glueheisen and niece Jo-Anna Granholm. According to Lee’s wishes, there will be no funeral service. Arrangements are under the care of Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Centre of Kenora.


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Lori Maki (Bazinet)

August 6, 2020

My deepest condolences on Lee’s passing. We worked together at Family & Children’s Services a number of years back. I respected Lee’s genuine love for his work and commitment to the clients he served. His sense of humour and calm demeanour has and will never be forgotten.

Mary Ellen Chapman

August 6, 2020

I am so sorry to hear of Lee’s passing. We worked together for quite a few years. He was such a good man. He had a wonderful sense of humour and he was truly a caring person. My deepest condolences to Donna and all of his family.

Lyn macKay

August 3, 2020

So sad to hear of Lee’s passing. Sammy will be happy to welcome him


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