Carl Licata

Obituary of Carl Licata

Carl P. Licata, 71 passed on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 in DeLand, Florida surrounded by his family. Carl was born in Brooklyn, New York and later moved to Lindenhurst, New York where he grew up two blocks away from Helena, the love of his life. Carl was a retired wounded veteran who served in the Vietnam War. He was awarded the Purple Heart, as well as the Silver Star for gallantry in action. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 35 years of service. 

 

He is survived by his only daughter KellyAnn Hilderbrandt, son-in-law Rick Hilderbrandt, sister Petra Fisher and the two joys of his life; grandson Jay-Anthony Hilderbrandt and granddaughter Sam Helene Licata.

 

Funeral Services will be held at:

 

Lindenhurst Funeral Home 

424 S. Wellwood Avenue

Lindenhurst, New York  11757

 

Sunday, June 17 2-4pm & 7-9pm

 

Monday, June 18, 2018 10am

Followed by an Honor Guard service at:

Long Island National Cemetery 

2040 Wellwood Avenue

Wyandanch, NY