About An Amazing Life|Help

Joseph John

June 7, 1945 – March 28, 2022

Joseph Przywara
Share this tribute
Memorial Candles Lit for Joseph | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Oliverie Funeral Home
"Uncle Joe--It is so hard to write this. Like a candle, the flame of your life was blown out in the blink of an eye. I always enjoyed..."
— Debra Przywara Myatt
"Still can’t believe you are gone. You and Stacey were our first friends here in NC. We made a lot of memories and you and your friendship..."
— Joanna & Tony
"Joe- you and Stacey will forever be remembered as the first people we met when we moved to The was our 2nd day and joined you ..."
— Andrea & Paul Richards

Obituary for Joseph John Przywara

Joseph John Przywara,76, Carolina Shores, NC died on March 28, 2022.
Born in Scranton, PA on June 7, 1945, he was a son of the late Stanley Przywara and Bridget Koshinski Przywara. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Stanley, Louis, and Theodore.
Joseph graduated from West Scranton High School in 1963. After graduation he enlisted in the United States Air Force. Because of his training in the Air Force in Food & Sanitation, he was employed by the New Jersey State Department of Health as a Senior Rabies Warden for 4 years. From the New Jersey State Department of Health, he moved on to the Ocean County Health Department where he worked for 35 years retiring in 2007 as the Public Health Coordinator. He continued public service life in his off hours serving for 28 years on the Plumsted Township Planning Board (New Egypt, NJ) and 14 years as an elected official on the Plumsted Township Committee; 12 years serving as Deputy Mayor. He moved to Carolina Shores in 2007. Continuing his love for public service in July 2007, he was appointed to the Carolina Shores Planning Board. Not long after that, he was elected to the Carolina Shores Board of Commissioners. He served 12 years as a Commissioner, 10 years Mayor Pro Tem. In November 2021 Joe was elected as Mayor of the Town of Carolina Shores.
Surviving is his wife, Stacey Werthwein Przywara; son, Joshua Przywara, Toms River, NJ; and a sister, Elizabeth Fleckenstein, Danbury, CT. Joe is also survived by many nephews, nieces, and a great-niece and many, many friends that he considered family. Memorial Gathering is Saturday June 4, 2022 at 10:30-12:00 PM with a 12 PM Service at Oliverie Funeral Home 2925 Ridgeway Rd Manchester. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to your favorite charity.

To send flowers to the family of Joseph John Przywara, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Memorial Gathering

When Saturday, June 4, 2022 10:30am - 12:00pm
Oliverie Funeral Home
2925 Ridgeway Road
Manchester, NJ 08759
Additional Information

Memorial Service Information

Saturday, June 4, 2022 12:00pm
Oliverie Funeral Home
2925 Ridgeway Road
Manchester, NJ 08759
Share by:
We are continuing to serve families during the COVID-19 crisis. Call (732) 657-4900 or (732) 719-7250 to learn more.