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A final farewell for Eric Lee

  Thanks to the incredible generosity and support of the people of Kingston, a public memorial service for Eric Lee will take place on Thursday, Apr. 25, 2019. Perhaps best known as ‘The Elevator Guy,’ Eric Lee, also a former mayoral candidate in the most recent municipal election, passed away

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Community support needed for memorial in honour of Eric Lee

They say it takes a village to raise a child… Sometimes, it takes that same village to ensure those within it are treated with dignity and respect after death. Many in Kingston were shocked to hear of the passing of Eric Lee in early March of this year. Even more

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Police, coroner’s office request assistance finding next of kin, claimant for Eric Lee

After publishing an obituary regarding the death of Eric Lee, former mayoral candidate and well-known Kingston icon ‘The Elevator Guy,’ Kingstonist has learned that Kingston Police and the Regional Coroner’s Office are currently still looking for Lee’s next of kin. “This isn’t a police issue, I am simply trying to

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Remembering Eric Lee: ‘He was a Kingston icon’

Photo by Cris Vilela.   Some people pass and are celebrated widely, but quickly forgotten. Others leave this life without even a formal obituary, but are easily remembered. Sadly, it seems the latter is the case for Eric Lee, a former mayoral candidate and locally-famed ‘Elevator Guy’ from his days

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Eric Lee seeks elevation to Kingston’s highest office

A little less than a week before nominations for Kingston’s municipal elections closed, Eric Lee decided to get the necessary nomination signatures and throw his proverbial hat in the ring for the mayor’s seat, ending the possibility of incumbent Bryan Paterson obtaining an acclamation in the 2018 election. While it

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