John V. Sawicki of Mattituck died at home on Nov. 23, 2023. He was 80.

He served in the U.S. Army, a detail that will be honored during his interment.

He is survived by his family, who will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. on Nov. 27 at the DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Nov. 28 at Our Lady of Ostrabrama R.C. Church in Cutchogue, officiated by Father Ryszard Ficek. Interment with U.S. Army honors will follow at Sacred Heart R.C. Cemetery, adjacent to the church.