Bischoff, T. Skip, 71, of New Bern, NC, formerly of Wood-Ridge, passed away Thursday, May 22nd, 2014. He retired as Bergen County Fire Marshal in 2005 and was Chief Fire Instructor of the Bergen County Fire Academy. He was a former Fire and Construction Official in Wood-Ridge for many years. He served on the Wood-Ridge Fire Dept. for 27 years and was Chief of Department in 1983-84. He loved his family, fishing, and home brewing beer.
He is survived by his loving wife, Sue, son Thomas (Bish), daughters Lorraine, Susan, and Michelle Eckert and son-in-law Dan. He is also survived by his adoring grandchildren Samantha, Justin, and Connor and his sister Midge and Norman Pettersen. He is also survived by many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at Wood-Ridge Fire Headquarters Saturday, May 31st from 1-6 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Greg Barnas Firefighter Benefit Fund c/o Wood-Ridge Fire Dept., 85 Humboldt St., Wood-Ridge, NJ 07075.
Arrangements by Kahlert Funerals & Cremations in Maysville.