Lee F. Exley, 89, of Perryopolis, passed away Thursday, November 4, 2021 at Mt. Macrina Manor, Uniontown. Born May 10, 1932 in Knox, PA he was the son of the late Charles and Grace Quigley Exley. A resident of Perryopolis for the past 60 years, Mr. Exley was Lutheran by faith, a retired welder from Westinghouse in their nuclear components division and a veteran of the Korean War having served in the US Navy. Lee was also known for his woodworking skills, enjoyed spending time outside camping, fishing, hunting and most of all spending time with his family especially his two grandchildren whom he adored.
He is survived by his wife Helen Hugic Exley to whom he was married 64 years, daughter & son in law Megan & Mike Pierce of Uniontown; two grandchildren Joshua Lee Exely, Jenna Lee Pierce; sister Dorothy Yard of Waterford, PA and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his son Steven Lee Exley (11/27/2020); brother James Exley and a sister Lorraine Koresko.
Lee’s funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations LLC, Family Owned and Operated, 191 Liberty St. Perryopolis, PA 724-736-2515