Monday, February 26, 2018

John Lee Bey (February 16, 2018)

John Lee Bey, 50, of Versailles, passed away on February 16, 2018 at State of the Heart Care Center In Greenville.

John was born on July 11, 1967 in Piqua, Ohio, the son of the late John and Janet (Mendenhall) Bey.

In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his sister, Patricia Schoen.

John was a 1987 graduate of Versailles High School and was employed by Crown Equipment in New Bremen. John loved tinkering with his welder, helping his wife with her stained glass project, and working with wood. He enjoyed taking pictures and videos of his girls, camping with his family and spending as much time as he could with his girls. He was a loving husband and father.

John is survived by his wife of 28 years, Sandy (Baker) Bey, whom he married October 7, 1989; his daughters, Heather Bey and Ashley Bey both of Versailles; his brother, Terry Bey of Greenville; his sister and brother-in-law, Karen (Larry) Smith of Greenville; and several nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life service, will be held at 7 PM on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at Tribute Funeral Homes, Greenville campus, with Rev. Eric Fee officiating. Burial will be held on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 2:00 PM in Greenlawn Cemetery.

Family and friends may visit on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 5 PM to 7 PM at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to John's children, Heather and Ashley Bey.

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