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Joseph V. LaPorte

April 9, 1927 - April 19, 2014
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Joseph V. LaPorte of Port Orange passed away on April 19, 2014. He was 87 years old. Joe was a retired police officer of the New Rochelle (New York) Police Department. He also served in the United States Navy during World War II. He was a true advocate and lover of both animals and nature. He especially enjoyed his years of friendship with Gene Scanlon. Joe was preceded in death by his dear and loving wife Florence. Survivors include two sons from a previous marriage Joseph D. LaPorte (Elizabeth) and Ronald LaPorte; one granddaughter, Rachel Wolfield (Daniel); two great-grandchildren, Camden and Julia Wolfield; a sister, Barbara...
Joseph V. LaPorte of Port Orange passed away on April 19, 2014. He was 87 years old.

Joe was a retired police officer of the New Rochelle (New York) Police Department. He also served in the United States Navy during World War II. He was a true advocate and lover of both animals and nature. He especially enjoyed his years of friendship with Gene Scanlon.

Joe was preceded in death by his dear and loving wife Florence. Survivors include two sons from a previous marriage Joseph D. LaPorte (Elizabeth) and Ronald LaPorte; one granddaughter, Rachel Wolfield (Daniel); two great-grandchildren, Camden and Julia Wolfield; a sister, Barbara Quaranta and many nieces and nephews. He was loved by many and will be missed by all.

Family and friends may call from 4-8 pm on Tuesday, April 29 at Volusia Memorial Funeral Home, 4815 Clyde Morris Blvd., Port Orange. A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, April 30 at the same site.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Joe's memory to Halifax Humane Society, 2364 LPGA Blvd., Daytona Beach, Fl 32124.

"Betty Lou, Jody, Rachel and Ronnie, Uncle Joe was a terrific guy and will be missed by both Laura and myself. We will never forget all the kindness he and..." Joanne DeGiacomo (Melrose, MA)

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