SACO — Lee M. Stone, 70, of Saco, passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at Southern Maine Health Care in Biddeford.

He was born in Biddeford on Feb. 14, 1945, a son of Chase and Rosanna (Carrier) Stone. He graduated from Thornton Academy.

Lee was employed by Maremont Corporation/Saco Defense for many years.

He enjoyed martial arts and helping the Boy Scouts of America.

He is preceded in death by two brothers, Everett Stone and Francis Stone.

He is survived by: one brother, Robert D. Stone and his wife Bonnie of Saco; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be private. Burial will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery in Saco.

Arrangements are by Cote Funeral Home, Saco. To sign the guestbook or leave condolences, go to