Leslie Katchen, 89, of Monroe Township died March 4, 2019. He was born in Newark and also had lived in Edison.
Mr. Katchen was the president and operator of Katchen Steel in Jamesburg.
He received a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Joanne (Rothschild); two daughters, Barbara (Jeffrey) Kutscher and Cornelia (William) Ligon; two grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Services were held March 6 at Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple, New Brunswick, with arrangements by Crabiel Parkwest Funeral Chapel, New Brunswick.