Donald Nigsch

Obituary of Donald Nigsch

Donald A. Nigsch, age 68, of Somers Point, passed away April 4, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, PA and was an area resident for many years.

Predeceased by his parents Alfred and Ann Nigsch.

Survived by his wife Kathy Wopatek-Nigsch, son Richard (Rachel), daughter Katie, grandson Levi Richard Nigsch, sister Diane Dooley, nephews Joe and John Dooley.

Donald retired as a Security Guard at Atlantic County Community College after 25 years. Avid Phillies fan, member of the Philadelphia Zoo, and loved spending time on the Wildwood Boardwalk and riding the Tram Car. When with his children, he loved to attend Katie's plays and scouting events with Richard. His pride and joy came 3 weeks ago, March 8th, by the name of Levi, his first and only grandson.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his memorial gathering Monday evening, April 10th 6-8PM at MIDDLETON-STROBLE & ZALE FUNERAL HOME, 304 Shore Rd, Somers Point, NJ 08244. PH (609)927-3844. Memorial service 8PM. Interment private.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to The Marine Mammal Stranding Center, 3625 Atlantic & Brigantine Blvd., Brigantine, NJ 08203 or The Ocean City Humane Society, 1 Shelter Rd, Ocean City, NJ 08226.