James L. "Lee" Noblett, age 86, of Belle, passed away peacefully Monday, January 12, 2015, at Frene Valley Nursing Facility in Owensville.
Lee was born on November 2, 1928, in Vienna, a son to the late James Henry and Edna G. (Bell) Noblett.
Lee attended Vienna School District. Lee served in the United States Air Force during World War II and later re-enlisted for a second tour serving for a total of eleven years.
On October 24, 1953, he was united in marriage to Kathleen L. Breuer. She preceded him in death on October 11, 2000.
Lee worked as a Machinist for Lincoln National in St. Louis for over 20 years.
Lee was of the Catholic faith, a past member of the VFW and an active Mason.
Lee was a "fun loving guy" who enjoyed traveling, especially taking cruises. He liked to play golf, watch NASCAR, and was a huge St. Louis Cardinal fan.
Lee is survived by: one brother, Denis Gene Noblett and his wife Dorthaleen of Belle; two sisters, Mary Lammers and her husband Billy of Belle, and Judy Twehuse and her husband William of Holts Summit; and one nephew, Edwin Tieman as well as many extended family members and friends.
In addition to his spouse and parents, he was preceded in death by: one brother, Leonard A. Noblett; and two sisters, Jeanette Noblett and Allen Dunham.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 14, 2015, at Sassmann's Chapel in Belle.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 15, 2015 at Sassmann's Chapel in Belle with Chaplain George Dohm officiating. Interment will follow at Vienna City Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Optum Palliative and Hospice Care, 13655 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043.