Anthony James “A.J.” Lees

October 9th, 2014

Anthony James “A.J.” Lees, age 47, of Tewksbury, formerly of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly on October 9, 2014. A.J. was the beloved husband of Hannah E. Hoffmann Lees, devoted father of Jessica Anne Lees of Winthrop, Kristina Marie Lees of Wilmington and the late LCPL Timothy F. Ryan, III, son of James Wallace Lees, Jr. of Ashville, NC, dear brother of Sandra Melanson-Aussem of Waltham and Jennifer Conte of Scituate, loving uncle of Michael Melanson and Anthony Conte. A.J. is also survived by his in-laws, Kurt and Maureen Hoffmann and their children Ryliegh & Matthew Hoffmann all of Tewksbury.

Family and friends will gather for Visitation at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rt. 62) Wilmington, on Wednesday, October 15th from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., immediately followed by a Funeral Service at 7:00 p.m. Memorial donations in A.J.’s name may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675. A.J. was a U.S. Marine Veteran.


8 Entries in Guest Book for “Anthony James “A.J.” Lees”

  1. gina franculli says:

    Our deepest sympathy to you all cannot believe this so sorry

  2. Judy kropsch says:

    I am so very sorry for you Sandra and your is very sad. My prayers are for your strength to guide you through this time.

  3. Lynne Kennefick says:

    Dear Jess,
    We were so sorry to her about your Dad. We think of you often and want the best for you. We are so sorry you have suffered so many losses. Know that your in our prayers and always will be.
    John, Lynne, Abby & Sean

  4. Jess Lees says:

    Youll always be my #1. I love you daddy.

  5. Jackie Jackson-Rodgers says:

    I never had the pleasure to meet you. However, I love and admire your daughter Jessica. Her radiant smile and her loving demeanor shows that you have done a wonderful job with your short time here on earth. May God give you the peace you have been yearning for. Rest in it.

    Matthew 5:4 ESV
    “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.”

  6. Sandy Lyons says:

    I am so saddened by AJ’s passing. I did not know him very well, but Jennifer and I have been best friends for almost 30 years and because of that friendship I feel I knew him very well. You are all in my thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. Find peace in knowing that he is at peace and watching over all of you.

  7. Karen Crescentini says:

    To the Lee’s family,
    I’m so sorry for your tremendous loss. During this difficult time I hope you can find peace in knowing that his pains and struggles are at peace with him. I can only pray that your family can find peace and remember all the joy that he brought to your lives. My prayers are with you all.

  8. Michelle A. says:

    I am so sorry for your precious loss. May you find comfort in our Heavenly Father, Jehovah.

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