Michael Bernard DeLee peacefully passed away Sunday, Aug. 21, in Orange. He was born Sept. 14, 1949, in Port Arthur, and lived in Kerrville, for many years.

He was the son of the late A. A. (Gus) DeLee and Rita von Pohl DeLee, and he was the brother of the late James A. DeLee.

He is survived by his sister, Sharon DeLee Loeb of New Orleans, and Katherine DeLee Byars of Baton Rouge; and by numerous nieces and nephews.