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Roy "Lee" Baldwin, 73

Roy "Lee" Baldwin, age 73, of St. Paul, formerly of Hastings, died Aug. 5, 2009, at Bethel Care Center, St. Paul.

He was born June 21, 1936, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Roy Lee Sr. and Edith (Hankes) Baldwin.  He worked as a dispatcher for Northern States Power/Xcel Energy prior to retirement.

Lee was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Pete Baldwin and John Bill Baldwin. He is survived by his sons, Bryce (Jean) Baldwin of Hastings, and Bill (Anita) Baldwin of Westminster, Calif.; five grandchildren, Justin, Angela, Anthony, Alexandra and Angelica; four great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Ann Baldwin and Jean O'Leary; and nieces and nephews.

The Memorial Service, with Fr. Allan Paul Eilen officiating, was held Aug. 12, 2009, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Hastings. Interment followed in the parish cemetery.

Arrangements were handled by the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings, 651-437-9419,