Samuel Joseph Pesce

December 21, 1954November 28, 2017

Mr. Samuel Joseph Pesce, age 62, of Acworth, GA, passed away on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Mr. Pesce was born on December 21, 1954 in Flushing, NY., a son of the late Nick Pesce and Madeline Milella Pesce. Mr. Pesce spent thirty-five years in law enforcement, retiring from Essex County in New Jersey. In his spare time he enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family. Sam is survived by his loving wife, Deona Pesce; two children, A.J. Pesce, wife Kristina, of Rome, GA., and Nicole Marx, wife Channa, of Queens, NY; two brothers, Nick Pesce, wife Carol and Joe Pesce, wife Linda; and several nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends also survive. A funeral mass to honor the life of Mr. Samuel Pesce will be held at one o’clock in the afternoon on Thursday, December 30, 2017 at St. Catherine of Siena Roman Catholic Church. The family will receive friends from twelve o’clock until the funeral hour at the church. In lieu of customary remembrances the family request donations to be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Please visit to share memories and leave condolences with the family. The funeral services for Mr. Samuel Joseph Pesce have been entrusted to the care of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, 2950 North Cobb Parkway Kennesaw, GA., 30152.


  • Visitation

    Thursday, November 30, 2017

  • Funeral Mass

    Thursday, November 30, 2017


Samuel Joseph Pesce

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December 6, 2017

May the God of all comfort strengthen the family during this time of deep sorrow. Those who pass on, God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes. My sincerest condolences. (Psalms 116:15)

victoria allora

December 3, 2017

Sgt pesce..what a wonderful man and sgt...I shall never forget you sgt pesce..You were the best Sgt..the annex ever had..!! Be with the lord now and know you are loved...

Officer Victoria Allora..jail annex..caldwell..

To the family..I'm so sorry for your loss of a wonderful man. My heart goes out to all of you.

November 30, 2017

We only recently met you and Sam.
May God grant Sam eternal rest and give you peace in your heart.
Steve and Lynn Hullihen

Denise Hill

November 30, 2017

Kristina Pesce and family I am so sorry to hear about your loss. I pray that you will have peace and be strengthen through your faith in Jesus Christ.

Denise Hill, WinShape Foundation

Gaye Harris

November 30, 2017

To Deona and family, my most sincere condolences to you all. Sam will be missed by all that had the privilege of knowing him...