Andrew “Butch” Lorenc passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at his residence in Green Brook, NJ, surrounded by his loving family. Butch was born Newark, NJ to his parents Andrew and Mary Lorenc, and raised in Hillside, NJ. He resided for a time in Watchung before moving to Green Brook, where he lived for the past 43 years.
Butch was deeply involved in his father’s Sheet Metal business in Kenilworth, NJ, eventually owning and running the shop until retirement.
Butch was an avid hunter and sportsman. He greatly enjoyed spending time with his family at the Lake House and farm in Pennsylvania. Butch loved his dogs very much and considered them a part of his family.
Butch is survived by his wife of 45 years, Linda. He also survived by his son, Andrew John; his sister Helen of Bridgewater, NJ and one brother; his loving dog Jewel, and many nieces, nephews and loving friends.
A Visitation will be held on Sunday, June 14, 2020 from 2:00 to 6:00 pm at Higgins Home for Funerals, 752 Mountain Blvd., Watchung, NJ. The family will hold a private Funeral Service on Monday and he will be laid to rest immediately after at Fairview Cemetery in Westfield.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Butch’s name to the Plainfield Humane Society, and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
To send condolences, please visit www.higginsfuneralhome.com