Albert Raymond Lechowicz, 81, of Glen Burnie and previously of Baltimore passed away on July 29, 2021 at Gilchrist Hospice of Towson. Albert was born in Baltimore, MD in 1939 to the late Milton R. and Dolores Lechowicz. Albert served his country in the US Army. He worked for the Maryland Transportation Authority as a Police Officer for 34 years, earning the rank of Corporal and Sergeant. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #34, American Legion Post 40 and Stoney Creek Fishing & Hunting Club. Albert enjoyed hunting, fishing and crabbing, camping, adopting Greyhounds, watching country western movies, and spending time with family and friends.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 36 years, Sharon Lechowicz; and his sister, Mary Rose Lechowicz. He is survived by his six children, Alberta (Tina) Elliott and her husband Bill, Jackie Carr and her fiancé, Todd Boewe, Lora Heffler, Robert Heffler, Albert “Skip” Kohr and his wife, Karen and Chris Parr; 11 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; brother, Milton Raymond Lechowicz, Jr.; sister-in-law, Misty Looker; sister-in-law, Linda Hovatter and her husband Kent; and nephew, Larry Lechowicz, and nieces, Lennean and Nina Kulacki
The family will receive visitors at the family owned Singleton Funeral & Cremation Services, P.A., 1 2nd Avenue SW (at Crain Hwy) Glen Burnie on Wednesday, August 4th from 4-7 PM. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Thursday, August 5th, 1 PM, in the funeral home chapel. Interment to follow at MD Veterans Cemetery in Crownsville.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to be made in Albert’s name to Greyhound Pets of America by visiting www.greyhoundpets.org