First Posted: 3/30/2008
Barbara Porpora , 89, a resident of the Taylor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Taylor, formerly of Old Forge, died Friday, March 21, 2008. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfonso Porpora.
Surviving are sister-in-law; Florence Taplansky, of Trumbull, CT; and nieces and nephews, including Janet Taplansky, of Trumbull, CT; Karen Ormistan, of Stratford, CT; Lori Ballantyne, of Minneapolis, MN; Lola Mitchell, of Ridgewood, NJ; Michael Taplansky, of Trumbull, CT; and Michael Vallario, of Minneapolis, MN.
She was preceded in death by sisters Julie Torak, Susan Vallario and Anna Kuzava, and brothers, John and Joseph Toplansky, and Michael Taplansky.
Interment, St. Nicholas of Myra Byzantine Catholic Cemetery in Old Forge. Arrangements are by Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Old Forge.