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Lee Kirtley McNeely

Service Date: January 25, 2019
Visitation Info: Burlington Baptist Church
Interment Info: Linnemann Funeral Home Crematory
Service Info: Burlington Baptist Church
Service Info

Lee Kirtley McNeely, 65, of Burlington, KY,  entered eternal life on Monday, January 21, 2019, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Florence, KY. Son of the late Lee Roy and Carolyn McNeely, Lee, was part of Conner High School’s first graduating class and obtained his degree in biology from Georgetown College. He was a lifelong member of Burlington Baptist Church, former president of the Kentucky Ornithological Society, and retired as Vice President of Heritage Bank. Lee was also an avid athlete and coach of both basketball and softball and relished new experiences through world travel. Lee will be dearly missed by his loving wife of 44 years, Lynda McNeely; their children David (Mandy) McNeely, Becki (Jason) Bierbrauer, and Sara (Scott) Zumwalde; his sister Susan McNeely (Bob Shaw), grandchildren: Christopher, Noah, Jaylynn, Tucker, and Wyatt, as well as many family members and friends.

A Memorial Visitation will be held on Friday, January 25, 2019, from 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM at Burlington Baptist Church with Service at 7:00 PM.


Burlington Baptist Church

3031 Washington Street

Burlington, KY 41005

 Kentucky Ornithological Society

1335 Sam Goodman Road

Munfordville, KY  42765

Online condolences to

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Burlington Baptist Church

1031 Washington St,
Burlington, Kentucky 41005
7:00 pm

Burlington Baptist Church

1031 Washington St,
Burlington, Kentucky 41005

Linnemann Funeral Home Crematory

Address: 30 Commonwealth Avenue Erlanger, KY - Kentucky 41018
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Lee Kirtley McNeely



We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family our in our thoughts and prayers
Mel and Laura

Sorry for your loss of Lee

Our sincere condolences for your family’s loss of Lee, praying that friends and family be comforted in knowing that the peace of God can support you all during this very difficult time as promised in the healing words of Philippians 4:7, “And the peace of God that surpasses all understanding will guard your hearts and your minds.” May this peace bring back wonderful memories of Lee to help comfort and warm your hearts.

With heartfelt prayers,
The Snyders


I’m so sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of Lee. Prayers for peace and comfort.

Mrs. Dottie chandler

Lee was my favorite person at Heritage Bank. So sorry the world has to go on without him. He was a very special individual. He is truly missed. Rest in peace Lee McNeely

Prayers of comfort

Lynda, I am so sorry.

God bless Mr. McNeely & his family.

I have never met Mr. McNeely, but benefit from his service to The Kentucky Ornithological Society. I appreciate his contributions, and wish we had met. God bless him, his family, and his friends; I pray God’s peace soothes their pain and souls.

May angels Lead Him In

Lynda, 44 years of a wonderful life together is an awesome blessing. May you and your family feel Gods love during this time

Childhood Friend

What great memories i have from Burlington with Lee and his family. So sorry to hear this news.