OBITUARY

Gemma Porreca

April 11, 1921March 31, 2019

Gemma Porreca, 98, of Dominican Village, Amityville, NY, passed away Sunday evening March 31, 2019. She was born in Manhattan, April 11, 1921. She graduated from Newtown High School in Corona. She was married to Constantine Porreca on Feb 3, 1957. She belonged to many organizations, for many years helped run activities at Dominican Village, a senior facility. She loved arts and crafts, sewing, decorating, cooking, eating, dancing and laughing. She loved her family and friends. She was survived by her daughter in law Mary Ann Porreca and her son Vincent Porreca, as well as the many nieces and nephews she loved. Funeral arrangements will be held at St Edward the Confessor Church, Friday April 5th at 9:45 am. In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer donations be made in her honor to St Jude’s Children’s Hospital, her favorite charity.

Services

  • Visitation 6PM until 9PM Thursday, April 4, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Saint Edward the Confessor RC Church Friday, April 5, 2019
  • Interment Long Island National Cemetery Farmingdale New York Friday, April 5, 2019

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