Surrounded by his family, Earl A. Porcaro, age 84, passed away Friday July 16, 2010, at Wheaton Franciscan All Saints Medical Center. Earl was born in Racine, April 22, 1926, son of the late Fiore and Barbara (Nee: Denoto) Porcaro.
Surviving are his wife of 56 years, Jo; children, Barbara (John) Suprak, Tom Porcaro, Randy (Karen) Porcaro; his precious loving granddaughters, Gina and Nicole; his brother, Anthony “Tony” Porcaro; sister, Betty Valente; brothers-in-law and sister-in-law, Joe Ingrasci, Tom Ingrasci, Oscar "Ozzie" Brusha and Rose Malone; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, July 19. 2010, at 1 p.m. at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 6400 Spring St., with Reverend William Dietzler officiating assisted by Deacon Russell Missureli. Interment with full military honors will follow at West Lawn Memorial Park. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Sunday at the funeral home from 1-4 p.m. (Roma Service at 3 p.m.) and on Monday at the church from 12:30 p.m. until time of Mass. Memorials to one’s favorite charity have been suggested.
MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888