David G. Tietjen
December 16, 2011
David G. Tietjen died December 16, 2011 in the VA Hospital in East Orange. He was 66. Born in Newark, he was a lifelong Kearny resident.
Visiting will be on Tuesday from 3 until 8 pm at the Armitage and Wiggins Funeral Home, 596 Belgrove Drive Kearny (map/directions). Mass Wednesday 9:30 am in St. Stephen's Church (map/directions).
Dave was a Vietnam vet, having served in the Army from 1965 until 1971. After the service he joined his family's business, Tietjens Deli, which was family run for 70 years and was a Kearny landmark.
Dave is survived by his wife, Bernadette, his children and their spouses, Heather and John Crist and Jason and Sheetal Davitt, his grandchildren; Alexis, Madison, Jonathan, Saheli and Aanya. Also surviving are his nephews and niece; John R. III, Mark D., Joanne, Richard and Kris-Ann. He was predeceased by his brother and sister-in-law, John R. and Joan Tietjen.
Online condolences may be left at www.armitagewiggins.com.
Visiting - Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home, Kearny - 3:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Mass - St. Stephen's Church, Kearny - 9:30 a.m.
Share this Obituary: