Gerard “Jerry” Lechleiter
Gerard “Jerry” Lechleiter of Yorktown Heights, NY died on Sunday, August 16, 2015. He was 82.
Mr. Lechleiter was born in 1933 in Bronx, NY to Edward & Jeannette Lechleiter. He graduated from Cardinal Hayes High School and Manhattan College in the Bronx before ultimately earning his Juris Doctorate from Fordham University School of Law in 1964. He worked as an attorney for the Service Station Dealers of Greater New York in Mamaroneck, NY until his retirement in 2004.
In 1969, he married Mary C. Cavanaugh at St. Ann’s Church in Bronx, NY. They moved to Yorktown Heights in 1976.
He was a devout parishioner at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Shrub Oak, NY, and will be remembered for his sense of humor and love of football, especially the NY Giants & NY Jets.
He is survived by his brother, Edward Lechleiter of Youngtown, AZ, his daughter Mary Beth & her husband Edward Francy, and his grandchildren Charlotte & Carter Francy, all of Wallingford, CT. His wife Mary predeceased him in 2004.
Calling hours are Wednesday, 2-4pm, 7-9pm at Clark Funeral Home in Yorktown Heights. The funeral is Thursday, August 20 at 11:15am at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Shrub Oak, NY. Internment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, NY.
Clark Funeral Home Inc
2104 Saw Mill River Rd
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Published in the lohud.com on Aug. 18, 2015
Lechleiter, Gerard “Jerry” [MC???? RIP]
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I believe that Jerry is a member of the Class of 1955, his brother Ed is my Classmate (1953).
May Jerry Rest In Peace.
McEneney, Mike (MC1953)
[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]
Lechleiter, Gerard “Jerry” [MC1955 RIP]
Lechleiter, Edward [MC1953]
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Colon, Philip J. (MC1962) added this request to his prayer circle.
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