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YEE, David R., of Dedham, passed away unexpectedly on October 21, 2020, at Brigham and Womanís Hospital in Boston. David was born September 11, 1940 in Boston to the late Frank Yee and Mary L. Gauthier. He married Patricia DeLappe with whom he had two daughters.

David was an incredibly hardworking and generous man. He loved the outdoors, fishing, hiking in the Blue Hills with his beloved Golden Retrievers; the late Jingles, Missy and Brutus and tending to his vegetable garden with his Husky, Cheyenne by his side. David was also an avid music lover who enjoyed long drives around Boston listening to the radio or talking on his CB radio. He was best known for his sense of humor, his kindheartedness and his fierce devotion to his family.

David is survived by his eldest daughter Patti, her daughters Sarah and Meghan, and Pattiís husband Gary, as well as his youngest daughter Margaret and her son Charles. David will also be missed by his brother Richie, his nephew Frankie and his countless friends.

In keeping with the Covid-19 guidelines, which include face coverings, social distancing and wait times in line due to temporary limited capacity, relatives and friends are respectfully invited to join us in celebrating Davidís life on Thursday, October 29, 2020 for a visitation period from 10:00 AM Ė 12:00 PM in the Cartwright Funeral Home, 419 No. Main St. (RT. 28), Randolph. A Funeral Service will follow at 12:00 Noon in the Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Claflin Hill Symphony Orchestra, 54 Claflin St, Milford, MA 01757. For directions or to leave a sympathy message for the family, visit

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