Lee M. Backus
September 25, 1961 - May 22, 2020
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A private family gathering will be held for immediate family. Friends and family are welcome to watch the livestream service at 11:00 AM on, Wednesday, May 27, 2020, by visiting our website. Burial will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery in Manitowoc.

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Lee M. Backus, 58, died unexpectedly on Friday, May 22, 2020,  due to complications after a procedure. He was born on September 25, 1961, to the late Robert and Gertrude (Hoyer) Backus in Manitowoc. Lee was united in marriage to Lori A. Sitkawitz on June 21, 1986, in Manitowoc at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Lee…

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Dale Baird left a message on May 27, 2020:
Lori, My deepest sympathy in your loss. I'll always remember the fun times we all had getting together for Packer and other get-togethers. My thoughts and prayers are will you.
Kim Hamrick left a message on May 26, 2020:
Lori, I will always treasure the many memories I have of fun times together with you and Lee....he will live on in our hearts forever ♥
Nancy Wester left a message on May 26, 2020:
I am so sorry for your loss Tom and Lindy.
Gary and Donna Mirsberger left a message on May 25, 2020:
Rest in peace, dear friend. We will forever hold the memories of our times spent together, the backyard BBQs, the many laughs til' our sides hurt and the birthdays shared with good ole' Bucky. We are so very thankful for our recent get together at your house before dinner at Wilders and the impromptu driveway chat just a few short weeks ago. You are greatly missed... until we meet again. Lori, please know you are in our thoughts and prayers at this time of great sorrow. With much love and friendship, Gary and Dona
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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