Alexander Spickofsky

Spickofsky, Alexander, 98 of Cape May Court House, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, October 2, 2017.

Born in Norfolk, VA, he was brought up in Bergen County where he resided until moving to Cape May County in 1960.  He owned and operated Grassy Sound Marina in North Wildwood and later, Al’s Texaco in CMCH until his retirement in 1987.

He served in WWII as a Front Line Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army.  He received the Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, and European, African, and Middle Eastern Service Medal.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Rita. He is survived by his daughters, Jane, Karen, Lynne, and Suzanne; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. One of eleven children, survived by two brothers and two sisters.

Memorial contributions may be given to Holy Redeemer Hospice, 6550 Delilah Road, Suite 501, Egg Harbor Twp., NJ 08234 or the Salvation Army at

Friends and family may call beginning at 10am on Saturday, October 14th, with a memorial service to follow at 11am at the George H. Wimberg Funeral Home, 1707 New Road, Linwood, NJ 08221. Condolences may be extended to the family at