Donald  Lieter

Obituary of Donald Lieter

Please share a memory of Donald to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.
Donald Lieter, 91 of Bayville passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on 7/1/24; returning to the loving arms of the Lord that he so passionately served through a life of kindness and joy. Born in Jersey City, he was a Bayville resident most of his life. Don was a devoted husband, adoring his wife Leslie from the day they met, knowing she was the one he wanted to spend his life with. He was cherished by all of his children and grandchildren, giving each one magical memories that only he could give. He was an avid lobsterman and fisherman, spending many of his days on the water. Don was the proud Captain of the Destiny out of Waretown. As a young man, he served his country in the US Army from 1956-1962. Don was a devout Christian and member of the Faith Community Church of Bayville. Don had a kind soul, caring for all animals, tending his garden and beekeeping. He was an exceptional mechanic working for Larson Ford for over 35 years and in his garage for many more. He was known as the Ford man, performing mechanical miracles for neighbors and friends in his garage. Don was pre-deceased by his mother Anne and his grand-daughter Caitlyn. He is survived by his wife of 64 years Leslie (nee McClear), his four sons Thomas (Kathleen), John (Colleena), Daniel (Vernica) and William (Dianna). He also leaves behind seven loving grandchildren. Services will be held at the Faith Community Church in Bayville, 526 Atlantic City Blvd, Bayville on 7/28/24 2:00pm-5:00pm, repast in Sanctuary Hall following services.
To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Donald Lieter, please visit our Tree Store
A Memorial Tree was planted for Donald
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Ocean County Cremation Service
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Tribute Book orders begin printing on July 18
Online Event
About this Event
Donald  Lieter

In Loving Memory

Donald Lieter

1933 - 2024

Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.
Services for Donald Lieter
There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by planting a tree in memory of Donald Lieter.
Plant a tree in memory of Donald
Share Your Memory of
Donald