Another daughter they named Jan Lee was born in 1953. Sadly, she died only three days after delivery. The couple lived in New York, where their first daughter, J.C. Lee, was born in 1950. Stan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber / ˈ l iː b ər /; December 28, 1922 – November 12, 2018) was an American comic book writer, editor, publisher, and producer. Her mom Celia was 93, when she passed away on July 6, 2017. Joan Lee was 93 when she died on 6 July, 2017, a few days after suffering a stroke. Joan Lee, the wife of Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee, died Thursday in Los Angeles. Joan Celia “JC” Lee is the daughter of comic book writer Stan Lee, the genius behind Marvel’s characters, Captain America, Spiderman, X-Men, Black Panther, Hulk, Thor and the list goes on. She was 95. Joan Celia “JC” Lee. Lee is survived by his daughter Joan Celia Lee, or J.C., who was with him at the time of his death and broke the news to TMZ. Joan Celia is the daughter of Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee Credit: Getty Images - Getty Born in New York City in April 1950, Joan Celia was called JC by her friends and family. Her amazing father died on November 12, 2018, he was 95. Stan Lee married British-born model and voice actress Joan Clayton Boocock on December 5, 1947.