Anna "Betty" Leiching, 93, of Lake Katrine, NY, passed away Thursday, January 21, 2021 at home. She was born September 2, 1927 in Kingston, daughter of the late Henry Joseph and Anna Henrietta (Ibelshauser) Bickert. Anna was married to the late Joseph D. Leiching, they wed on October 20, 1946.
After graduating from Kingston High School, she attended business school. She worked at New York State National Bank and later worked in sales and bookkeeping. She was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church and also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She loved shopping, gardening, and cooking. Above all, she enjoyed traveling and dining out.
Betty is survived by her daughter Lori Curran and her husband Brian of Saugerties, her sister, Rosemary Paulus and her husband Robert of Kingston, her sister-in-law, Sue Bickert of Port Ewen, as well as several nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews. In addition to her husband and parents she
is predeceased by her daughter, Linda A. Legregni.
Arrangements entrusted to Keyser Funeral & Cremation Service, 326 Albany Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401, where family and friends may visit on Wednesday January 27, 2021 from 2pm to 4pm. If you would like to attend, please reserve your space here: https://app.planhero.com/gatherings/7862-betty-leiching-visitation
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. A tribute for Anna can be found at www.KeyserFuneralService.com , where you may leave memories and expressions of sympathy
for her family.