TBDBITL Alumni Club

The Best Damn Band In The Land - The Ohio State University Marching Band Alumni

Paul Warren Lee

January 14, 1948 - December 11, 2021

Paul Warren Lee, 73, of Columbus, Ohio passed on December 11, 2021 from a stroke. Born January 14, 1948 in St. Petersburg Florida, Paul was raised in central Ohio. He was a graduate of South High School, The Ohio State University and Capital Law School. Paul was a former assistant prosecutor for Franklin County. He practiced law in central Ohio for 43 years. He was a member of Thurman Avenue United Methodist Church, serving as musical director. For 40 years Paul acted and sang his way into the audience's heart in many community theater productions in central Ohio. He is remembered for his role as Richard Henry Lee in 1776! - "here a Lee. there a Lee".

He was preceded in death by his parents Paul and Lillian Lee, and brother Phillip L. Lee. He is survived by beloved sons Phillip and William Lee; beloved cousin Tom Elerick, and other cousins.

A memorial service will be held at 1 pm, Saturday January 8th, 2022 at Schoedinger North, 5554 Karl Road, Columbus, Ohio 43229 with Reverend Craig Arnold officiating.

Paul was a member of the marching band from 1967 through 1971. He played Alto Horn.