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'''Lee Anthony Vollum''' (born circa 1984) is a longtime resident of Thunder Bay and was a childhood friend of [[Michael Currie]].
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'''Lee Anthony Vollum''' (born circa 1984) is a longtime resident of Thunder Bay and is a childhood friend of [[Michael Currie]].
  
 
==Early life==
 
==Early life==

Latest revision as of 02:54, 9 July 2019

Lee Vollum, left, at County Fair Plaza, 15 October 2012. The man standing beside him is likely his father Robert.

Lee Anthony Vollum (born circa 1984) is a longtime resident of Thunder Bay and is a childhood friend of Michael Currie.

Early life

Lee was born circa 1984 to television producer Robert Vollum (1933 - 19 March 2014) and his wife Lillian. Lee has three siblings: Chris, Patrick, and Julie.

Friendship with Michael Currie

Michael met Lee in about 1994 at a summer reading club at Waverley Public Library. Lee was interested in books by Florida comic Dave Barry.

Michael attended at least one of Lee's birthday parties. They both participated in a chess tournament in about November 1996, at the Airlane Hotel. Michael last saw Lee circa August 2001 at Michael's camp.

Later life

Lee studied anthropology at Lakehead University. As of 2009 he also enjoys photography and playing board games.

On 15 October 2012, Lee was a bystander when an elderly woman crashed her car through the bank window at TD Canada Trust at County Fair Plaza in Thunder Bay. He called the incident in to emergency services and spoke to reporter Leith Dunick of tbnewswatch afterwards.

As of 2018, Lee serves as Library Technician with Confederation College.

Sources

Michael Currie personal recollections

TB Newswatch

Robert Vollum Obituary

Lillian Vollum Facebook page