Retired U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Eugene Swidonovich, 81, of Havelock, died Friday, May 31, 2019, at his home.

His service is at 1 p.m. Saturday at Munden Funeral Home in Morehead City. Interment with military honors will follow at Gethsemane Memorial Park.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corp for 31 years. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign War Post 7315 in Havelock.

He is survived by his niece; a nephew; great-nieces; and a great-nephew.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine Swidonovich; and brothers, Alexis Swidonovich and Nicholas Swidonovich.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Flowers are welcome.

Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home & Crematory Inc. of in Morehead City. Family and friends are welcome to submit online condolences at

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