Richard Clarence Lechner, Sr.

January 4, 1934 ~ November 20, 2019 (age 85)


Lechner, Richard C. Sr. fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at age 85.  Beloved husband of the late Beatrice “Jan” Lechner (nee Towell) for 60 years.  Beloved mother of Richard C. Lechner, Jr., and Dianne E. Lechner.  Dear brother of the late Mary (Freeman surviving) Fouts, Harry Lechner, Joe Lechner, Al Lechner and Hazel Clemmens. Dear brother-in-law of Elva Lechner and Calvin (Orlie), Earl, Ronald, Bennie (Tina) and the late Pete Towell and Loretta Blackwell.  Our dear uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend to many.

Services:  Visitation at JOHN L. ZIEGENHEIN & SONS FUNERAL HOMES, 7027 Gravois Avenue, St. Louis City, MO (63116) on Monday, Nov. 25th from 3 to 9 pm.  Prayers at the funeral home Tuesday (11/26) at 10:30 am then to St. John Paul II School Chapel, 7748 Mackenzie Rd. (63123) for 11:00 am Mass Tuesday (11/26).  Interment Lakewood Park Cemetery.

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November 25, 2019

3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South CitySt. Louis, Missouri
7027 Gravois Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63116

November 26, 2019

10:45 AM
Lakewood Park Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri

Funeral Service
November 26, 2019

11:00 AM
St. John Paul II School Chapel
7748 Mackenzie Road
St. Louis, MO 63123

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