John Lesica died June 17, 2018.
He was born November 9, 1933 in Sveti Vid, Croatia.
Predeceased by his daughter De De and his sister Jelica, he is survived by Diana, his wife of more than 62 years, his children, Johnny, Mary Ann and Tommy, his grandchildren, Maile, Jonathan, John, Diana, Dagan, Tavish and Jiffy and his great-grandchild Bennett “Birdie.”
The family will receive visitors on Wednesday, June 20 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Southold. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, June 21 at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick’s R.C. Church in Southold. Interment will follow at St. Patrick’s R.C. Cemetery.