Joan Porrazzo, a longtime resident of Mamaroneck and formerly of Larchmont, died on February 10. She was 74. Ms. Porrazzo was born on April 17, 1934 in Larchmont to the late Nicholas and Alfonzina (DeCicco) Garito. Before her retirement in 2003 she worked for the Mamaroneck Board of Education for over 30 years.
She is survived by three sons, Gregory Gerard and his wife Amy, Jeffrey Gerard and his wife Cris, and Peter Porrazzo and his wife Mary; three grandchildren, Nicholas Gerard and Olivia and Jonathan Porrazzo; three sisters, Katharine Ferrara and her husband Dan, Marguerite Capra and her husband John, and Mary Alice Long and her husband the late Paul; a brother, John Garito and his wife Faye; and many loving nieces and nephews.
Visiting Monday, February 16 from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. Mass Tuesday, February 17 at 11 am at Sts. John & Paul Church, Larchmont. Interment at Beechwoods Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family prefers donations to the Calvary Fund, 1740 Eastchester Rd, Bronx, NY 10461. www.LloydMaxcy.com