Cover photo for William "Bill" Michael Lechowit's Obituary
William "Bill" Michael Lechowit Profile Photo

William "Bill" Michael Lechowit

February 7, 1945 — May 6, 2024

Dayton, Texas

William "Bill" Michael Lechowit

William "Bill" Michael Lechowit, a retired truck driver, passed away on May 6, 2024, in Dayton, Texas. He was born on February 7, 1945, in Brooklyn, New York. Bill served his country proudly in both the Army and the Navy.

Bill's life will be celebrated at various services. A visitation will be held on May 15 2024, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Pace-Stancil Funeral Home in Dayton with a Rosary to be recited at 6:30 PM. The Mass in honor of his life will be held on May 16, 2024, starting at 11:00 AM at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Dayton. Burial will take place in St. Anne’s Catholic Cemetery in Eastgate following the service.

Throughout his life, Bill was a dedicated member of St. Anne's Catholic Church and was involved with various organizations such as Knights of Columbus Council #8871, Civil Air Patrol as a lifetime member, Liberty VFW Post #5621, and Dayton American Legion Post #512. His commitment to service and community will always be remembered.

Bill is preceded in death by his parents William Lechowit and Katheryn Frein Lechowit, and his brother Johnny Lechowit. He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years Ramona Lechowit, daughter Michelle Lechowit Potter and husband Shawn, son Travis Lechowit and wife Carmelita, sisters Lori Cortright, Linda Connelly, Sandi Mueller and husband Dan, and Andrea Shackelford and husband Arnie. Bill also leaves behind his cherished grandchildren Dillon Potter, Isabel Lechowit, Brody Potter, and Delaney Lechowit along with numerous nieces, nephews extended family members and friends.

May Bill rest in peace knowing that he touched the lives of many with his kindness and dedication. His memory will live on in the hearts of all who had the privilege of knowing him.

To send flowers to the family in memory of William "Bill" Michael Lechowit, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, May 15, 2024

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Dayton - Pace-Stancil Funeral Home

1304 N Cleveland St, Dayton, TX 77535

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Rosary

Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Starts at 6:30 pm

Dayton - Pace-Stancil Funeral Home

1304 N Cleveland St, Dayton, TX 77535

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Mass

Thursday, May 16, 2024

Starts at 11:00 am

St. Anne's Catholic Church

CR 622 @ CR 686, Dayton, 77535

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Thursday, May 16, 2024

St. Anne's Catholic Cemetery

FM 686, Dayton, 77535

Following service

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 479

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers