Nov 152013

Lee Hadley Begay, 87, passed away on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in Winslow. A graveside service was held Nov. 14 at the family plot in Low Mountain.
Lee was born on May 15, 1926, in Salina Springs, Ariz. on May 15, 1926.
He was a Navajo Code Talker in World War II.
Survivors include four sons, Leroy Begay, Roy Lee Begay, Lester Lee Begay and Dempsey Lee Begay; and three daughters, Elsie Hadley Yoyokie, Rose Ann Begay and Bertha Ann Clem.
He was preceded in death by a son, Bill Hadley Begay.
Greer’s Mortuary of Winslow was in charge of the arrangements.LeeBegay