Nelson Shechtel, 85, of Monroe Township died Feb. 25, 2014. Born in Boston, he was a former resident of Mattapan, Mass., and Bowie, Md.
Mr. Shechtel was an attorney with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for 30 years before retiring.
He was a graduate of Northwestern University Law School.
He is survived by his wife, Rhoda Stone Shechtel; his son, Andrew J. (Ricky) Shechtel; his daughter, Ilyse M. Shechtel; and three grandchildren.
Services were held Feb. 27 at The Jewish Center, Princeton, with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Greenwood House, 53 Walter St., Ewing, NJ 08628 (Nelson Shechtel Memorial Program).