August 21, 2011
Joseph Portella died 8/21/11 at home. He was 76.
Born in Newark, he lived in Kearny for 33 years. He was a retired longshoreman. Husband of Dolores (nee rodriguez), he is survived by his children, Janine Schillia and Joseph Portella. Brother of Barbara Gaglioti also surviving are three grandchildren.
Memorial visiting will be on Wednesday at 6 pm at the Armitage and Wiggins Funeral Home in Kearny (map, directions). Service will begin at 7 pm.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Hospice of New Jersey.
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