Leigh “Lee” E. Pooler, 91, of Granby, passed away suddenly on Thursday, March 8 resulting from injuries sustained from being struck by a motor vehicle at his home. He was the son of the late James and Helen Waugh Pooler. Lee retired after many years as a heavy equipment mechanic at Northern Ready Mix in Fulton. He enjoyed his beef cattle farm and his several farm tractors. Lee served in the U.S. Army from 1945-1949. He was predeceased by his first wife, Edith Erb Pooler who died in 2000.
Surviving are his wife, Norma Bellinger Pooler of Granby; two daughters, Sandy Huey (Joe) of Skaneateles and Nancy Wiltse (Hugh Besong) of Midland, PA; step-children, A.J. Lagoe Jr. of MI, Susan Cady of NC, Dennis Lagoe of East Syracuse and Gary Lagoe of Hastings and several step-grandchildren.
Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Sunday, March 11 at Foster Funeral Home, Inc., 837 Cayuga Street, Hannibal, NY. There are no calling hours. Memorial contributions are encouraged to the Granby Center Volunteer Fire Department, 1400 County Route 8, Fulton, NY 13069.