Risdon, DorisAnn age 86 of Frankford Twp., NJ passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family Tuesday November 22, 2022. Born in Newton, DorisAnn was raised in Irvington, NJ, she had lived in Andover Twp. prior to marring and moving to Frankford Twp. in 1962.
Daughter of the late Ernest and Eleanor (nee Losey) Pierson, DorisAnn had worked as a secretary for the Boy Scouts of America in New York City as well as a Payroll Clerk for the Mars Corporation of Hackettstown. Married to the late Edwin Frank Risdon who passed away in 2020, DorisAnn was the co-owner and operator of Harmony Ridge Campground in Frankford Twp. Managing the day-to-day operations of the campground was her passion, as well as spending time with her family. A former member of the Order of the Eastern Star, DorisAnn also enjoyed traveling to the Rockies, Alaska and Canada.
Mrs. Risdon is survived in life by her son Edwin F. Jr. and his wife Susan of Frankford Twp., her daughter Elizabeth and her husband Frank Struble of Montague, her grandchildren Brittany and Trevor Risdon and her great grandson Jayden Risdon. Also surviving are her brothers William and his wife Barbara Pierson and Roger and his wife Cindy Pierson.
Visitation will be held Wednesday November 30, 2022 from 7-9 PM in the Iliff- Ruggiero Funeral Home #156 Main Street (Rt. 206 S.) Newton, NJ 07860. Graveside funeral services will be held Thursday December 1, 2022 at 10 AM in the Branchville Cemetery Pines Rd. Branchville, NJ. Online condolences through www.iliff-ruggierofuneralhome.com.