Lee Roy Stucker, born March 6, 1925 in Fairview, Oklahoma to Willard and Clara (Berry) Stucker died on May 31, 2019 in Meridian, Idaho at the age of 94.
Lee was raised on an Oklahoma farm and graduated from Kremlin High School. He served in the Navy as a Medic during World War 2 stationed in Puerto Rico. He married his sweetheart, Fae Marie Carver, on August 6, 1946. Soon, they moved to Iowa and were blessed with two children, Carl Willard and Beth Marie. While in Iowa, Lee farmed and raised cattle for several years. In 1957 Lee and Charles Ward formed C&L Drywall Company. Known for their high standards of workmanship, they began a legacy that lasted over 45 years in the Cedar Rapids, Marion area. Lee and his brother, Leonard, added seamless floorcovering to the company. Later Lee worked in local real estate. He and his family moved to Idaho in 1968. In 1971 Lee partnered with his brother and his son to form Stucker Construction. They built houses and did home remodeling. He was a real estate agent in the valley for many years.
Lee was a dedicated Christian and spent his life as both a servant and leader in the General Council Churches of God (Seventh Day) and the churches he attended. In Lee’s retirement years, he enjoyed traveling across the United States and camping. On these travels, many times he would camp for a while at a friend’s place and helped them with a remodeling project. He assisted in the building of three churches: the Meridian Church, one in Denver, Colorado and one in Spokane, Washington.
His wife, Fae, of 59 years, died August 4, 2005. Lee renewed his acquaintance with Betty June (Rodgers) Stewart, and they were married on March 28, 2006. They had 12 years of marriage before Betty passed on March 20, 2019.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willard and Clara Stucker; wife, Fae; brother, Leonard Stucker and his wife Pearl; Sister, WillaDean Hisel; and wife, Betty.
He is survived by his Son Carl Stucker (Doris) of Meridian, Idaho; Daughter Beth Siddens (Terry) of Marceline, Missouri; Stepson Rodger Stewart of Meridian, Idaho; Grandchildren: Sheryl Henderson, (Aaron) of Meridian, Idaho; Eric Stucker (April) of Terrace Heights, Washington; Melanie Moore (Craig) of Meridian, Idaho; Christina Hickox (Tate) of Fort Collins, Colorado; Austin Siddens of St. Peters, Missouri; Randall Siddens (Adrienne) of Columbia, Missouri; 3 step-grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, 2 step-great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Lee loved all his family members and enjoyed spending time with them.
His funeral will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the Meridian Church of God 7th Day, 1808 W 3rd, Meridian, Idaho with internment following at 3:00 pm at Terrace Lawn Memorial Garden, Meridian, Idaho.