LeRoy Earl 'Lee' Pochman, Jr.
Pochman, LeRoy (Lee) Earl Jr. born on October 8, 1940 to LeRoy and Victoria Pochman (Gasack), passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Nov. 21, 2021 at the age of 81. He was raised in Maywood, Illinois, and was the Illinois State Diving Champion in 1957-58 for Proviso East High School. He went on to graduate from the University of Illinois with a Business Management Degree. Upon graduation he and his wife were transferred from Chicago to Minneapolis where Lee worked for Chevrolet Motors as a District Sales Manager for 25 years and 23 years at Plehal Blacktopping. He was an avid fisherman, proud Marine (1961-64), and sports enthusiast who loved the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears. Lee was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his loving wife, Charlotte of 53 years and his daughters, Victoria LaCourse (Christian), Tracy Kohler (Matt) and 3 grandchildren: Brad, Madelyn, and Hudson. His brother, Ronald (Mary) and many other family members. A very special thank you to the entire team at Minnesota Hospice (Tammy, Connie, Kate and Alyssa), as well as the staff at Prairie Bluffs Senior Living of Eden Prairie for the exemplary and highly compassionate care that was provided during Lee's end of life. The comfort he received did not go unnoticed. Rest in peace Lee, you will be missed tremendously. There will be a Celebration of Life on Saturday, November 27 at 1pm at his daughter, Victoria's home, 20605 Kaiser Circle, Lakeville MN 55044.
Published on November 25, 2021
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