Peter P. Pawlowski
Peter P. Pawlowski,
of Milltown, passed away Monday, April 26, 2010, at his home. He was 87
years old. Born in South River, he has been a resident of Milltown for
60 years. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps, going through boot camp
at Paris Island, N.C., then served during World War II in the South Pacific
as an aerial gunny on B24 Bombers until the war ended. Peter was a carpenter
working for Local Carpenter Union 1006 for many years. He played Minor
League baseball in North Carolina after serving in the Marine Corps and
also played baseball as a pitcher with the local teams HAAC of New Brunswick.
Peter was the last living charter member of the Milltown Police Reserves,
and was a member of the Milltown Fire Dept. serving as Fire Chief in 1972.
He was a life member of the Milltown Fire Dept and life member of the
Dept. Relief Association. He was past president of the Fire Dept. Exempt
Association. He was a Milltown building inspector for 23 years. He was
also a charter member of Milltown Little League, where he coached and
managed teams for 10 years. Peter was also a member of the Happy Hour
Rod & Gun Club.