02/23/19 6:00am
02/23/2019 6:00 AM

Nearly seven decades ago, a Mattituck teenager named Cono “Dick” Borrelli left the Main Road house where he grew up to enlist in the Marine Corps. The U.S. was becoming involved in the Korean War, and he served for six years, eventually becoming a pilot. He went on to a 32-year career as a pilot for Eastern Air Lines, flying “just about every airplane ever made.”

Mr. Borrelli settled in Georgia and through the years would return to the North Fork for occasional visits. READ