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In Memory of

Dorismae Pecht

December 13, 1922 - May 11, 2017

Obituary


Dorismae Pecht, (nee Heim), age 94, of Livingston, NJ, passed away peacefully surrounded by her children on Thursday, May 11, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Philomena's Church, 386 South Livingston Avenue Livingston, NJ, on Tuesday May 16, 2017 at 10:00 AM. Interment will follow at Hollywood Cemetery, Union, NJ. The family will receive their friends at Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home 145 E. Mt. Pleasant Avenue Livingston, NJ; on Monday May 15, 2017 from 4-8 PM.

Dorismae was raised in Maplewood before moving to Livingston in 1950. Dorismae was...

Dorismae Pecht, (nee Heim), age 94, of Livingston, NJ, passed away peacefully surrounded by her children on Thursday, May 11, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Philomena's Church, 386 South Livingston Avenue Livingston, NJ, on Tuesday May 16, 2017 at 10:00 AM. Interment will follow at Hollywood Cemetery, Union, NJ. The family will receive their friends at Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home 145 E. Mt. Pleasant Avenue Livingston, NJ; on Monday May 15, 2017 from 4-8 PM.

Dorismae was raised in Maplewood before moving to Livingston in 1950. Dorismae was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. She was a business woman, who with her late husband Richard A. Pecht owned and operated Pecht's Bakery in Livingston and Pecht's Short Hills Bakery. A woman of many talents, she was an artist and danced in many ballet performances. As a child she danced on Broadway in the Monte Carlo Russian Ballet at the St. James Theater. After finishing college, she worked as a draftsman for Bell labs. Later she was an interior Designer with the Edwin A. Kirch & Company of East Hanover and was a member of ASID. She was an active member of St. Philomena's Church Livingston, Livingston Women's Club, as well as a lead actress in a number of Livingston Little Theater performances. Before her retirement at age 81 she was a receptionist for 23 years at the Livingston Town Hall.

Dorismae was predeceased by her beloved husband Richard A. Pecht and her dear siblings Mildred Duffy and Ida Smith, and son-in-law William M. Kieran. She is survived by her devoted children Sherry Lee and her husband Gregory Schultz, Allison Gay Kieran and Richard D. Pecht, loving grandmother of William Lee Kieran (Christine), Kevin Michael Kieran, Erin Tenley Schultz, great-grandmother of Caleigh Marie Kieran and sister of Alyn J. Heim (Sally). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, 45 Wilson Avenue Manalapan Township, NJ 07726.