MILTON PLOTZ-PIERCE

PLOTZ-PIERCE--Milton, died on Friday, November 2, 2012 after a brave fight with Parkinson's Disease. Loving husband of Deborah Ritter Plotz-Pierce, father of Estee Pierce (m. Marc Gilman), Sam Pierce (m. Elena Morales), and especially doting grandfather of Shaina Pierce. Born in 1933, he earned a BBA in Marketing from Baruch College, and an MS in Adult Education from City College-CUNY. He was a visionary in the field of direct marketing, a beloved professor of the subject at Baruch College, the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York University, and a longtime board member of the Direct Marketing Association. He will be remembered for his kindness, charisma, and charm, and the love he gave to his family, friends, colleagues, and students. Memorial service to be held Monday, November 5, at Riverside Memorial Chapel, 180 West 76th Street, at 11:45am.

Funeral Home

Riverside Memorial Chapel
180 West 76th Street New York, NY 10023
(212) 362-6600

Published in The New York Times on Nov. 4, 2012