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Louis D. LaPorta

June 10, 1936 November 23, 2019
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Louis D LaPorta, age 83, of Venice FL formerly of Newark and Somerville, New Jersey and Chestertown, New York passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 4:19pm at Venice Regional Medical Center.

Louis was born June 10, 1936 to Benjamin LaPorta and Eleanor Santora. He grew up in Newark, New Jersey and attended local schools graduating from Weequahic High School in 1954. He attended Panzer College of Physical Education prior to enrolling in Seton Hall University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.

Lou married Carol Ann Salzlein in 1955 in Newark, New Jersey. He is survived by his wife, three sons: Glenn and his wife Monica, Daniel and his husband Brad and Craig and his partner Roberto. Also two granddaughters Jennifer, and her husband, Brett Peschel, and Stephanie , as well as two great granddaughters, Masyn and Sophie.

Lou was employed by Worthington Pump and Compressor, Inc for 28 years. He served primarily in the Sales & Personnel Departments and was Director of Personnel & Salary Administration where he left in 1984. Later employment followed with Metropolitan Life InsuranceCompany where he served as Senior Managerial Consultant until retiring at the end of the century in 1999.

Visiting for friends and family will be held from 2 – 5 pm at Hillsborough Funeral Home, 796 US-206, Hillsborough Township, NJ 08844 on Sunday, December 1, 2019. Friends and family are invited to the Burial held at Holy Cross Cemetery & Mausoleum, 340 Ridge Road, North Arlington, NJ 07031 on Monday, December 2, 2019, at 11am.

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2:00 PM 12/1/2019 2:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 12/1/2019 5:00:00 PM
Hillsborough Funeral Home

796 US Highway 206
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Hillsborough Funeral Home
796 US Highway 206 Hillsborough 08844 NJ
United States





11:00 AM 12/2/2019 11:00:00 AM
Holy Cross Cemetery

340 Ridge Rd
North Arlington, NJ 07031

Holy Cross Cemetery
340 Ridge Rd North Arlington 07031 NJ
United States

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