Monterey fishing patriarch Joe Pennisi laid to rest

Giuseppe “Joe” Pennisi, the patriarch of an extended Monterey fishing family, was buried Tuesday after private family services. One of his six sons, Giuseppe Pennisi II, said his father died Christmas Eve at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula after having pancreatic cancer. He was 75. “He was surrounded by family and there were probably 100 more in the hallway,” his son said Tuesday. Read [email protected]  10:53