Claremore Daily Progress

February 20, 2013

Mark Edward Lechtenberg

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Staff Reporter

CLAREMORE — Mark Edward Lechtenberg, 51; Retired Tulsa County Sheriff Deputy. Passed away February 17, 2013 in Tulsa.

He was born in Tulsa, Okla. on July 28, 1961 to Mark and Shirley Ross Lecthtenberg. He grew up in Kansas City, Missouri. Graduated from Hickman Mills High School and joined the U.S. Army where he was M.P. Served in the U.S.A and South Korea.  He returned from the service and completed his education in law enforcement.

He is survived by wife, Neenah of Collinsville, Okla.; Daughters, Naomi Lechtenberg and fiancé, Robert Brumley, of Collinsville; Hannah Lechtenberg and fiancé Andrew Blagg of Owasso; step-children, Christopher McDaniel, Joidee Milsap and Megan Bassett; Grandchildren, Taytum and Jordan Lechtenberg, Kaeli Bassett all of Collinsville; Parents, both of Claremore; sisters, Raschelle Henshall and husband, Larry of Claremore; Vaniece Crittenden and husband Jerrold of Catoosa. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by daughter, Nichole Lechtenberg; Maternal and Fraternal grandparents, Floyd and Nadine Ross and Andrew and Harriet Lechtenberg.

Rosary will be held 6:30 p.m. Wednesday February 20, 2013. Funeral Mass will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday, February 21, 2013,  both at Saint Therese Catholic Shrine Church, 1007 N. 19th St., Collinsville, OK.