St. George, Utah - Lois Lee Bridges Hulme 87, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 in St. George, Utah.
Lois Lee was born April 9, 1926 in Montpelier, Idaho the daughter Elgin and Marie Bridges. She has one brother Sherwood. Lois Lee was raised in Montpelier and graduated from Montpelier High School. She attended Utah State Agricultural College (University) in 1945 where she studied music.
Lois Lee married Philip Lynn Hulme of Bloomington, Idaho on October 11, 1946 in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple. They started their lives together teaching grade school in Bloomington. Later they moved to Montpelier where they started their family. Lois Lee and Philip became parents to four children: Thomas. Bradley, Sandra and Brent.
Lois Lee spent many years being a music teacher in her home and worked for the grade schools in the Bear Lake Valley. She was the author of seven books of history for her family and others. She was passionate about music and the arts and shared her love of these with everyone in her life.
She was active in the community helping with music festivals, community theater, D.U.P and the Rail To Trail Museum in Montpelier.
Lois Lee was very active in her LDS church where she served others in many ways including several years as Relief Society president. She used her music talent to serve in her church as organist for meetings and choirs most anytime her talents were needed. She and Philip served an LDS mission for 18 months in the North Carolina, Charlotte Mission.
She is survived by her husband, Philip; brother, Sherwood (Ann); her children: Thomas (Carol), Bradley (Jane Reints), Sandra Phokeerdoss (Morris) and Brent (VaLene); 14 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at the Snow Canyon 13th Ward building on Saturday, June 15th, 11:00 am at 1610 N. Dixie Downs Rd. St. George. There will be a viewing for friends and family at Metcalf Mortuary, Friday June 14th 6:00 - 8:00pm at 288 W. St George Blvd., St. George.
A memorial service will be held in Montpelier, Idaho on Monday, June 17th. at Noon.
Interment will be in the Montpelier City Cemetery.
Published June 14, 2013 - The Daily Spectrum