Joseph Pokrzywa

Obituary of Joseph Pokrzywa

Joseph M Pokrzywa IV, 32 of Hopatcong, NJ passed away suddenly on May 15, 2017.

Joe was born in Bethesda, MD to Joseph M Pokrzywa III and Jenny Kirdzik on August 11, 1984.

Joe graduated from Hackettstown High School Class of 2003. He worked as an arborist and tree climber. He loved everything outdoors including hiking, camping, caving and rock-climbing. Joe loved music and going to concerts and was a talented Guitar and Ukulele player. He is survived by his loving mother Jenny Kirdzik, his father Joseph M Pokrzywa III and his wife Bonny; a brother James Pokrzywa; Paternal grandmother Patricia Stevenson and her husband Glenn; Maternal grandparents Maria and Leon Kirdzik, and his many Aunts, Uncles and Cousins.

Friends and family may gather to celebrate Joseph's life on May 28th at Schooley's Mountain Park (Long Valley, NJ) at the Pavilion beginning at 2:30pm.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Joseph's name to

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted Scala Memorial Home