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Chester B. Pivinski
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  • Rio Grande Rescue Squad
    P.O. Box 406
    Rio Grande, NJ 08242

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Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
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“Sorry to hear of your loss. Celebrate his life. Chet was a good employee in my Rio Grande and Marmora Opticals He always had something funny to...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Dr Kenneth Berger - FL - Coworker

“I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR OF CHET'S PASSING. TWO LONG TIME FRIENDS AND OPTICIANS ARE TOGETHER MAKING SURE THAT ALL OF GOD'S ANGELS SEE BETTER. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: barbara Baltz - Friend

“Aunt Cathie and Lisa,We are so sorry to hear about Uncle Chet. We loved him and all of you so dearly. We would of cone and showed our respect but...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Susan Poehler (Kobernick) - NJ

“I will miss our conversations out in the "smoking room". My deepest sympathies to the family. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Dave Eller - Rio Grande, NJ

“I know Chet and Cathie since their children were young, I think I was Lisa's first babysitter. After that I went to work for Eyeglass Store in Toms...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Beatrice May - Toms River, NJ

“Lisa, My condolences to you and your mother. You are in my prayers. Jeff Shaw ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Jeff Shaw - Ocean View, NJ

“Although we worked together for a short time, I considered Chet a good friend...we always had a laugh together...I am so sorry to hear of his passing...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: kathy smart - egg harbor city, NJ

“Cathie & Lisa sorry for your loss. We will always remember him and you both when we visited Roger and Michelle. He always had a great sense of humor...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: EILEEN & TIM FIORE - Charleston, SC

“I am at a loss for words. My condolences to you. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Glenn Endicott - Villas, NJ

“I will miss you Chet. Love ou ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Bonnie Pastrana - Inverness, FL

“So enjoyed working with Chet. We had a great time joking around at work.He will be deeply missed. R.I.P. LizC ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Liz Cunningham - jacksonville, FL


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Pivinski, Chester B., 72 "Chet" – of Rio Grande, NJ passed away December 23, 2016. He was born in Passaic, NJ to the late Chester and Bernadine Pivinski. Chet and his family moved to Cape May County in 1986 after living in Toms River and Houston, TX. Chet worked as an optician for The Optical Room and Pearle Vision in Rio Grande. He loved fishing and was a joy to be around for both his wisdom and sarcastic sense of humor.

Chet is survived by his wife of 49 years, Cathie (formerly Anello); daughter Lisa Pivinski and her husband Jason Adamson; sisters Fran Kobernick and Rose Bezares; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his daughter, Rosemary Pivinski in 2008.

Viewing and Visitation will be Friday, December 30, 2016 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Radzieta Funeral Home, 9 Hand Ave., Cape May Court House, NJ 08210. Interment is private. Donations may be made in Chet's name to the Middle Twp. Rescue Squad, PO Box 331, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210 and Rio Grande Rescue Squad, PO Box 406, Rio Grande, NJ 08242.