Carl Pendzick of Calverton died June 24 at his home. He was 98.
He was born Jan. 20, 1917, in Riverhead to Nastazy and Bronizlawa Pendzick. Mr. Pendzick was a farmer with his brother, Isadore, in Calverton. After years of farming, the brothers went into construction, building houses.
Mr. Pendzick was a marksman and a deputy sheriff during World War II. Family members said he kept the family supplied with fresh vegetables every year.
He was a devoted parishoner of St. Isidore R.C. Church in Riverhead.
Mr. Pendzick had a large extended family of four sisters; three brothers and 24 nieces and nephews.
The family received visitors June 26 at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A funeral service was held June 27 at St. Isidore R.C. Church. Interment took place at the church cemetery.