Jeffery Joseph "JJ" Pierce of Wellington, Florida. Jeffery Joseph "JJ" Pierce, 35 of Wellington, Florida died on Saturday, March 23, 2013 in New Holland, Pa. Born in West Chester, he was the son of Joanne Madonna Pierce of Wellington, Florida and the late Jeffery Lynn Pierce. JJ grew up in Downingtown and was a 1995 graduate of Downingtown High School. He later moved to Florida in 2009. He loved the Green Bay Packers, playing video games and had a passion for animals, especially his cat "Jinx". JJ also enjoyed music and personalizing CD's for his family and always looked forward to the long talks and hanging out with his dear friend and cousin, Larry "LB" Bickings. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his siblings, Candice M. Pufko and her husband Neil of Spring City and Anthony T. Pierce and his wife Alison of Downingtown, nieces, Jenna and Camryn, nephews, Nicholas and Noah and his grandmother Catherine Mann of Wellington, Florida. He is also survived by his aunt, Patricia Perdue and her husband Thomas, uncles Thomas A. Madonna and his wife Dorothy, and Anthony T. Madonna, III and numerous cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Anthony J. Madonna, Jr., Joseph M. Pierce and Margaret Thomas Pierce. Relatives and Friends are invited to his Funeral Service at 12 Noon on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at the DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc., 410 North Church Street West Chester, PA 19380, 610-696-1181, www. DellaFH.com. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Interment will be held at Bradford Cemetery in Marshallton. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the St. James Episcopal Church, 409 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, PA 19335 and/or S.P.C.A. 1212 Phoenixville Pike, West Chester, Pa 19380.
Published in The Daily Local on Mar. 27, 2013