Dee Rylee Jr., 93 of Rogers passed away July 10, 2019 in Bentonville. He was born May 25, 1926 in Burkburnett, Texas the son of Dee Rylee Sr. and Ida Wyley Rylee. Dee owned and operated Dee Rylee Oil Company and Jiffy Kwik in Rogers, he also was a Petroleum Distributor for Sun Oil Company, Phillips 66, Mobil Oil and Citgo. A member of Central United Methodist Church in Rogers. Dee was also a member and served on the board for the Arkansas Oil Marketers, a 32 Degree Mason and a lifetime member with perfect attendance for Kiwanis. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and an avid Razorback fan. Dee served in the United State Navy during World War II. He is survived by his wife Anna Jane Burris Rylee of the home; two sons, Jeff Rylee and fiancée Jo Allison Spitel of Rogers and Kent Rylee and wife Amy of Rogers; five grandchildren, Luke Rylee, Jake Rylee, AnneDee Rylee, Abby Rylee and Mona Spitel. Visitation Friday, July 12, 2019 from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. and services following at 2 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church in Rogers. Private interment at Benton County Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to Central United Methodist Church Building Fund or to the Alzheimer's Association. Arrangements by Benton County Funeral Home, 304 N. 4th, Rogers. Online condolences to www.bentoncountyfuneralhome.com.
Published July 11, 2019