Obituary for Dr. David J Tietge
Dr. David J. Tietge, age 51 of Atlantic Highlands, died Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at home. Born in Iowa City, IA he lived in Long Branch before moving to Atlantic Highlands 4 years ago. Dr. Tietge was a Professor of English at Monmouth University in West Long Branch for 15 years.
He is survived by his daughter Carlie Anne Tietge, her mother, Dr. Katherine Leigh Tietge and her children Brandon and Jason Burt; his parents, Dr. James D. Tietge and Janet Tietge and his sister, Erica Proper.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 2 pm until the time of the service at 4 pm at the Damiano Funeral Home, 191 Franklin Ave. in Long Branch. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in his memory to the Dr. David J. Tietge Memorial Scholarship, c/o Monmouth University, Attn: External Affairs, 400 Cedar Ave., West Long Branch, NJ 07764. The family invites you to leave a letter of condolence, light a memorial candle or make a memorial donation by selecting the appropriate tab.