Richard A. Piniak, 57, of Red Bank died Dec. 22, 2011. He was born in Brooklyn and was a lifelong resident of Red Bank.
Mr. Piniak, who served as a Red Bank police officer, was working for Wakefern at the time of his death.
He was a graduate of Red Bank Regional High School and attended Rutgers University. He graduated from the Monmouth County Police Academy.
He is survived by his wife, Sondra Craig Piniak; a sister, Linda; his brother, Andrew; four nephews, Sam, Eric, Jared, and Alex; and a niece, Brooke.
Services were held Dec. 27 with arrangements by Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean.