Lee Funeral Home


Carl Angelo DeNobrega

December 10, 1923November 19, 2021

Carl Angela DeNobrega, 97, of Calabash, NC passed away Friday, November 19, 2021. Born in Manhattan, NY, Carl was a son of the late Clement A. and Adalaide Figueria DeNobrega. He was the husband of the late Veronica Geraghty DeNobrega.

A proud US Veteran, Carl entered the US Navy at the age of 17. He served from 1941 until 1945 during WWII. In 1947, Carl married Veronica and they had three beautiful children, Gary, Gail and Carol. He began a lengthy career with the New York Police Department and retired following 30 years of service in 1979. An avid golfer, Carl moved to Calabash in September of 1987. His time spent with his family were most important. He enjoyed moments with his children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and for the past several years, ZuZu, his faithful canine companion.

Surviving are his children, Gary DeNobregra (Jacqueline), Gail Bodisch; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sister, Norma Heffernan; and numerous nieces and nephews. Carl was preceded in death by his daughter, Carol Spano and brother, Philip DeNobrega.

Visitation will be held from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at McCourt and Trudden Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 in Long Island National Cemetery.


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Carl Angelo DeNobrega

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chris Leen

November 29, 2021

god rest your soul Carl 🙏 condolences to all his family we are thinking of you at this sad time we had some great times with Carl when we went to calabash he loved going to charlston and going to Tommy condons we had a week in Las Vegas and he loved every minute of it golfing every morning and dining out every night and we went to seigfreid and Roy and he loved the show we will miss you Carl god bless you love from Chris and Alan Darren I David and family xxxxx