Obituary for Helen V. Lechtrecker (McGovern)
Helen V. Lechtrecker (nee McGovern), 91, of Toms River, NJ passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Holiday Care Center, Berkeley Twp.
Born in Orange, NJ, she was a longtime resident of Clark before moving to Toms River in 1984.
She was predeceased by her first husband, Herbert Colclough, who died during World War II, her second husband Anthony Lechtrecker in 2002, a sister Mary Burns and a brother Frank McGovern.
Helen is survived by her loving and devoted sister Elizabeth Burns of Toms River, a son, two grandsons, 2 great grandchildren, and many loving nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the caregivers at Holiday Care Center for the compassionate care they provided to Helen.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 10:30am in St. Maximilian Kolbe RC Church, Berkeley Twp. Interment to follow at the New Jersey Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Arneytown, NJ.
Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals, 145 St. Catherine Blvd., Toms River, is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.ryanfuneralhome.com.