The wake service will be held at 8pm Monday night, If you would like to watch via livestream please click the link below.

Memorial Donations may be made to;  American Red Cross

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Visitation: October 19, 2020 5:00 - 9:00 pm

Branch Funeral Home Smithtown
190 E. Main St.

Mass: October 20, 2020 9:30 am

St Sylvester RC Church
68 Ohio Avenue
Medford, NY


St Charles Cemetery
Conklin St.
Farmingdale, NY 11767

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Grace Lechleitner 's name.

American Red Cross


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  1. Gracie you are forever in our hearts and will always be missed. Your loving ways, great cooking and loving ways will always remain in my heart. Thanksgiving with you was always a treat and we have memories.

  2. We know that what you are going through right now is very difficult, just know that we are here for you. We are truly sorry for your loss. Sending you love and hugs from afar.

  3. I am so sorry for your loss. I loved Amazin Grace who I met at ADP back in the day…25 years ago. She was a wonderful person who loved her family very much. She will be missed by many. You were the best Grace!!!

    Joe Iavaroni

  4. I’m so sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathies to your family. She was loved by many, keep her alive by sharing your memories with one another.
    Lindsay Parker & Family

  5. candleMy whole family and I send our love and thoughts as you grieve the loss of this wonderful woman. While we never met Grace in person, we know through Jim what a dedicated and loving Mother she was. God rest her soul.

  6. candleWe are so very sorry to hear about Grace’s passing. Grace was so sweet & kind. We are so blessed that she was part of our lives. We will miss her. Our prayers are with you Jim, Jim Jr, AnnaMaria, Ryan, Maria & Logan. Love Frank Speciale & AnnaMarie Anderson

  7. To the Lechleitner family…
    It is with much sadness that we extend our deepest sympathy to you and yours…sending healing prayers and comforting hugs…Frank and Irene Roque

  8. In God’s name we pray for Grace and her family. Grace was always a bright spot and welcomed me with open arms. I know she is surrounded with love and will continue to look down on everyone from God’s Kingdom.

  9. candleMaria and family,
    My sincere condolences to you all during this difficult time. May God continue to bless each of you and give you peace as you mourn your beloved mother. Let light perpetual shine upon her! Shawn Curwen

  10. Our deepest condolences to the family during this difficult time. We loved Grace, such a sweet woman and so dedicated to her family. She will be misised. May she rest in peace. Jennifer (Selvaggi) Stragapede & Family

  11. Grace was an amazing woman- strong, loving, kind, and had the best sense of humor. Grace always made you feel like family. She was an incredible cook and loved her family so much! I will forever cherish the memories with Anna Maria and her family. Sending lots of love and hugs to Anna Maria, Maria, Jimmy, and Jim.

  12. May the road rise up to meet you.
    May the wind be always at your back.
    May the wind be always at your back.
    May the sun shine warm upon your face; the rains fall soft upon your fields and until we meet again.
    May God hold you in the palm of His hand. Logan and I love you Grandma Grace. I promise we’ll raise a glass when we meet again.

    Ti Amo Grazia

  13. May our condolences bring you comfort and our prayers ease the pain of your loss. We share in your sorrow. Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. We are here for you. May Grace Rest in Peace in God’s loving embrace. Our dear friend, whose memory will live in our hearts. Love Roe and Bobby

  14. Deepest condolences. Had the good fortune to work with Grace in NY and she was truly all about her family. She will be missed.

  15. candleTo the dear family of Grace Lechleither, My heart is deep with sorrow at this time for your loss.I will always treasure the memories we had.She was a beautiful shining light.I was happy to call her my friend.May God bless you all at this time.
    With love thoughts,Paula

  16. To the Lechleitner Family:

    Sending our deepest sympathy and condolences.

    Jim and I loved Grace. She was such a beautiful and sweet woman.
    Grace will be missed by everyone very much. May she rest in peace.

    Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. May God bless all of you during this difficult time.

    Rosemarie (Selvaggi) and James Carpentier

  17. So very sorry for the tremendous loss of such a beautiful woman. Grace you will be missed! Keeping the Leichleitner family in my heart and prayers.❤️🙏🏻

  18. So sorry for your loss… my heart bleeds with you. May Grace Rest In Peace knowing she will live in your hearts forever.

  19. I am so terribly sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the comfort and peace that you seek and may Grace rest in eternal peace. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

  20. candleAnna Maria and family,

    I am so incredibly sad to hear about Grace. I’ll never forget the Thanksgiving I spent with all of you and how welcome and included I felt. Thinking of and praying for you.

  21. To my sweet friend AnnaMaria and her family. Sending you much love as you think of her in the “next room.”

  22. candleMy deepest condolences to the entire family. I feel so lucky that I was able to work with Grace in New York. She always spoke of her family with so much pride. I will miss her. Sending love and strength to all. She will be deeply missed.🙏🏻❤️

  23. candleDear Jimmy, Phillip and Family, We are very sorry for your loss. This is Dolores Ross (Raffaele). I am the daughter of Tony and Mary Raffaele in NJ. (Mary Messina, is your Father’s 1st cousin) Please accept our deepest condolences to you and your family. We apologize we were not able to attend.

  24. Maria and family, my sincerest condolences. Sending you all love and light at this time. May you find comfort in knowing Ms. Grace is at peace and will forever be in your hearts. Keeping you in prayer, God bless.

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