James Lee was born in Yankton SD. He taught for District 11 for 31 years. Jim is survived by his wife of 58 years, Marcia Lee; daughter and son Kim and Mark Lee; daughter-in-law Susan Gass ; granddaughters who he adored Maddy and Elena Lee; and sisters Bette and Karen. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation. A Celebration Mass for Jim Lee on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Devine Redeemer Catholic Church, 927 N. Logan Ave., Colo.Sprgs.,CO 80909 .