May 4, 2018

Jonathan Lee 400We are saddened to report that well-known Canadian boating writer Jonathan Lee has passed away following a severe stroke. The former editor of Boatguide, Boating Business and Ports Cruising Guides will be remembered as much for his professionalism as his enthusiasm for the entire boating industry.

We hope Jonathan's many friends and industry colleagues will attend the visitation/ viewing service this Sunday, May 6, from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in Burlington.

Smith's Funeral Home
1167 Guelph Line
Burlington, ONL7P 2S7
(905) 632-3333.
http://www.smithsfh.com/book-of-memories/3497505/Lee-Jon-Johnathan/obituary.php

This will be followed by a memorial service to be held on Saturday, May 12 at 3:00 pm.
The Kingdom Hall
4025 Mainway, East Hall,
Burlington, ONL7M 2L7
(905) 332-5053.

Donations on Jonathan's behalf to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.

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