LENDER, WALTER JOSEPH. Mass for Walter Joseph Lender, 106, of Ticonderoga, N.Y., formerly of North Bergen, will be Nov. 4 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Ticonderoga, N.Y. He died Oct. 26 at Moses Ludington Hospital, Ticonderoga. Born in New York City, Lender grew up in North Bergen. Lender worked in automobile mechanics before becoming a firefighter in North Bergen in 1936, retiring as a captain in 1967. He was an avid fisherman and communicant at St. Mary’s Church. Survivors include a son, Ronald Sawicki, and his wife Anne; a sister, Helen; a brother, George Bienkowski; and four grandchildren, Dyana, Francisco, Mina, and Marissa.

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