PISKER, DONALD J. 81 - Press of Atlantic City: South Jersey Obituaries And Death Notices


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PISKER, DONALD J. 81 - of Ocean City, NJ passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Shore Medical Center in Somers Point, NJ. Born in Woodbury, NJ, he was formerly of Westville, NJ moving to Ocean City 25 years ago. Mr. Pisker worked as a Manager for the I. R. S. for 30 years before his retirement in 1994. He was a Veteran of the Korean Conflict, serving with the United States Marines receiving his honorable discharge in 1954. He was a strong animal welfare advocate, an avid golfer, an accomplished fly fisherman and loved to read. Mr. Pisker was a Pinochle enthusiast, a longtime volunteer at Shore Medical Center and a parishioner at St. Damien's Parish in Ocean City, NJ. He was predeceased by his wife, Anna Rose Pisker (nee McCorristin). Surviving are three sons, Donald J. Pisker, Jr. (Lou Ann) of Oley, PA, Robert G. Pisker (Diane) of Hebron, CT, Stephen A. Pisker (Karen) of Mullica Hill, NJ; ten grandchildren, Alex, Matthew, Allison, Luke, John, Katherine, Adam, James, Samuel, Julia; two great-grandchildren, Aliyah and Brooklyn. He will be sorely missed by his dog, Benny. Friends may call Tuesday afternoon from one until three o'clock at The Godfrey Funeral Home, 809 Central Avenue, Ocean City, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Wednesday morning at half past ten o'clock from Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 42 West Main Street, Moorestown, NJ. Burial will follow mass in Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Moorestown, NJ. Memorial donations in his memory may be made to the Ocean City Humane Society, PO Box 1254, One Shelter Road, Ocean City, NJ 08226. For condolences, flowers and information, please visit www.godfrey funeralhome.com.

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