Leland “Lee” G. Woltman, age 78, passed away at 12:25pm Friday, May 14, 2021, at his home, with his loving wife, of 41years, by his side. He was the husband of Gerry (Chivers) Woltman.
Born December 13, 1942, in York, PA, he was the only child of the late George and Helen (Kohler) Woltman. He was a 1961 graduate of William Penn High School. He retired from Caterpillar Tractor, York, after 30 ½ years. An active Union member of Local 786. He was a life member of the 12th Ward Democratic club, York, a member of the Sons of the American Legion, Post 159, Chincoteague, where he volunteered! He, also, volunteered at The Chincoteague National Wild Life Refuge where he was Volunteer of the Year in 2005. Lee was an avid hunter and fisherman and card player. He enjoyed gathering family and friends together for picnics, egg hunts and Halloween parties. He also had a love of nature and the water.
In addition to his wife, Lee is survived by a daughter, Deanna S. Lockner and her husband, Bill, of East Berlin, PA; a son, James P. Moore and his wife Nicole, of York; a daughter, Sandra Woltman of Virginia Beach; seven grandchildren, Joshua Lockner, Holly Toomey, Jacob Toomey, T.J. Moore, Justyn Moore, Rameon Jordan and Skylynn Woltman. He has four great-grandchildren, Myah Toomey, Cole Ritter, Theo St. Pierre, and Eden Albert-Moore.
He was preceded in death by a son, Dana R. Woltman and daughter, Shonna L. Toomey.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 22, at 1pm at The American Legion Post 159, 4023 Main Street Chincoteague Island, VA 23336. Reception to follow.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Legion Post 159 4023 Main Street Chincoteague Island, VA 23336. Services entrusted to Sayler Funeral Home, Inc. on Chincoteague Island, VA. Condolences may be made online at www.salyerfh.com.
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