Edward Alfred Sechrist, 65, passed away Monday morning, July 2, 2018, at the comfort of his own home with loved ones by his side. He was a native of Lackawanna County PA., born on June 21, 1953, he is the son of the late Harold and Carrie Sechrist. He was preceded in death by a son Edward Sechrist Jr., and two brothers Harold Sechrist and Kenneth Sechrist.
He was a graduate of Friendshipville High School, Class of 1965. He was employed for 13 years as a Diesel Mechanic at Clouse Trucking Co. in Maryland.
Left to cherish his memories are Debra Sechrist, wife of 20 years; three daughters, Bobbi Jo Sechrist, Amanda Krause (Brian) and Christina Sechrist all of Florida; and four step children; Christopher, Kristina, James, and Justin. Twelve grandchildren, numerous brothers and sisters, and countless nieces and nephews.
There will be a gathering of family and friends on Saturday, July 7, 2018, from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM and a Celebration of Life service at 11:00 AM in the chapel of Davie Burial and Cremation in Lexington, by Pator Bill Stitley.
Davie Burial and Cremation Service of Lexington is serving the family. Online condolences may be posted at www.daviefunerallexington.com