Herbert B Lee  October 10 1934  January 30 2022

Herbert B Lee October 10 1934 January 30 2022

October 10 1934 January 30 2022
Herbert Bing-Leung Lee, of Tinton Falls, NJ, went to be with the Lord on January 30, 2022. He was born in Hong Kong on October 10, 1934, the second son of Woon Foo Lee and Yee Yong Lai. After graduation from Ying Wah College, he worked for the Kowloon Railroad in Hong Kong, where his duties included being a conductor. He graduated from Howard University with a B.S. in electrical engineering. One of the highlights of his time in Washington, D.C., was an invitation to the Rose Garden where he met then President John F. Kennedy and shook his hand. He was an electrical engineer at Central Hudson Gas and Electric Corporation in Poughkeepsie, NY, and while there, earned an MS degree in electrical engineering from Union College. In his spare time, Herbert enjoyed traveling the world with his wife, Assunta, cultivating a large vegetable garden, fishing in Brown’s Pond, and playing golf with friends. Herbert is survived by his wife of 54 years, the former Assunta Wong; daughter Dr. Andrea Lee (Syracuse, NY), son Vernon (Jupiter, FL), siblings Frank (Julia, Cumberland Park, South Australia), Margaret Chui (Charles, Menlo Park, CA), Cecelia Ku (Hilary, Castle Hill, New South Wales) and Thomas (Fiona, Rockville, MD), as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent in his memory to the Cardinal Kung Foundation (P.O. Box 17429, Stamford, CT 06907). A funeral Mass will be held at 11 am on Thursday, February 3, at the Seabrook Village Auditorium in Tinton Falls, NJ. Burial will be on Friday, February 4, at the Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery in Poughkeepsie, NY.

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Herbert B Lee October 10 1934 January 30 2022.

Bongarzone Funeral Home

Death notice for the town of: Tinton Falls, state: New Jersey

death notice Herbert B Lee October 10 1934 January 30 2022

obituary notice Herbert B Lee October 10 1934 January 30 2022

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