NORTHVALE, N.J. – Frederick Charles Eichler Jr., a resident of Northvale, died Friday, July 22. He was 86.
He was born on July 7,1930, to Fred and Margaret Eichler.
He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and belonged to the American Legion Perry Post in Sparkill, N.Y.
He retired from Rahway State Prison where he was a corrections officer for 27 years. He then pursued a contracting business for many years until retiring at the age of 84.
He is survived by his son, Frederick Eichler III; and grandsons, Frederick IV and Christopher; and his sister, Anne M. Teuber.
He was predeceased by his sister, Margaret Eichler.
Visiting will be on Tuesday, July 26, from 5-8 p.m. at Pizzi Funeral Home, 120 Paris Ave., Northvale. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, at 10 a.m. from the funeral home. Interment to follow at Rockland Cemetery, Sparkill.
In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, would be greatly appreciated.