Lee P. Stansberry, 82, a resident of Davenport, died Thursday, June 16, 2022 at Select Specialty Hospital in Davenport.
A Memorial Gathering celebrating his life will be held Saturday, July 9, 2022 from 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Izaac Walton League, 8440 N. Harrison, Davenport. Memorials may be made to the family. Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home in Davenport is assisting the family with arrangements.
Lee was born January 15, 1940 in Davenport, the son of Lee O. and Imogene (Albright) Stansberry. He married JoAnn Murphy, October 16, 1965 in Green Rock, Illinois. Lee was a drywall contractor for 35 years, owning and operating J&L Drywall. He was an avid Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bears, NASCAR, and Iowa Hawkeye fan. Lee enjoyed decorating for the holidays including his famous dancing Santas. Lee loved his family, dogs, and his neighbors.
Those left to honor his memory include his wife, JoAnn; children, Jeff (Linda) Stansberry of Muscatine, Janet (Gerald) Madsen, Kimberly (James) Gaskey, Dennis (Yang) Thorington, David Thorington, and Douglas Thorington, all of Davenport; eleven grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.