Lee Archibald

Lee Gary Archibald

1943 - 2023

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Obituary of Lee Gary Archibald

Lee Gary Archibald, 80, of Delhi, passed away peacefully on Thursday evening, December 14, 2023, at the VA Medical Center in Montrose, NY following a long illness.

Born on October 1, 1943, in Delhi, the son of the late Marvin T. and Eleanor (Burns) Archibald.

Lee grew up in Bovina and was a graduate of Delaware Academy where he was active in Student Council, and was a three-sport athlete in Track, Cross Country, and Basketball.  He then went on to graduate from SUNY Delhi and then went on to graduate with a Business Degree from Rocky Mountain College in Billings, Montana.

He proudly served in the US Army from 1967 until his honorable discharge in 1970. 

Lee was a member of the Bovina United Presbyterian Church.

He is survived by his sisters: Kay (Kevin) Collins of Delhi and Joan Townsend of Delhi; Aunt: Frances Burns; nephews: Elliott Townsend, Ian Townsend, Jacob Collins, and Calob Collins; grandnieces: Avery and Emily Townsend; grandnephews: Caelon and Owen Townsend.

A graveside service will full military honors will be held at 2:30PM on Friday, May 10 at Bovina Cemetery, Bovina, NY

Contributions in memory of Lee can be made to the Bovina Emergency Squad, PO Box 39, Bovina, NY 13740.

Please visit www.hallandpeet.com to share a condolence with Lee’s family.

To watch a recording of Lee's graveside and military services follow the link below



Calling Hour

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Saturday, December 23, 2023
Hall & Peet Funeral Home
134 Main Street
Delhi, New York, United States
(607) 746-2292

Graveside Service with Military

2:30 pm
Friday, May 10, 2024
Bovina Cemetery
Coulter Brook Road
Bovina Center, New York, United States