Joseph Peter Carlozzi

09/09/2016 10:10 AM |
Joseph Peter Carlozzi

Joseph Peter Carlozzi

Longtime East Marion resident Joseph Peter Carlozzi died Sept. 6 at Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead. He was 80. 

The son of Anna (Cafferlli) and Henry Carlozzi Sr., he was born March 23, 1936, in Greenport.

On Nov. 11, 1962, he married Barbara Jean in Greenport.

Mr. Carlozzi graduated from high school and later served in the U.S. Air Force for four years, achieving the rank of airman first class. He was the pharmacy manager at Colonial Drugs in Greenport for 30 years and a 20-year member of Greenport Fire Department Phenix Hook and Ladder.

Predeceased by his brother, Henry, in 1991, Mr. Carlozzi is survived by his wife, Barbara Jean, of Greenport and East Marion, his sons, Mark of Lake Forest,  Calif., and Craig of Sag Harbor; and three grandchildren.

The family will receive visitors Sunday, Sept. 11, from 2 to 6 p.m. at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. Interment will take place at 10:15 a.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at Calverton National Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Greenport Fire Department, Phenix Hook and Ladder Company, or East Marion Volunteer Ambulance.