Laureano Portilla, Jr., 73, of Carlisle, died Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at the Carlisle Regional Medical Center.
Born April 20, 1939 in Cuba, he was a son of the late Laureano, Sr. and Rosa Garcia Portilla.
He worked in Cuba as a salesman for the family business and in America for C. H. Masland and Sons for over 20 years. He was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Carlisle and a member of the Knights of Columbus, Carlisle.
Surviving are one son, Rafael Portilla (and wife, Christina) of Carlisle; one daughter, Patricia Portilla-Jones of Harrisburg; five grandchildren, Breanna Portilla, Michael Jones, Rosa Portilla, Rafael Portilla, and Hannah Portilla; one sister Lourdes Leon of FL; and numerous nephews and nieces. He was preceded in death by a sister, Rosa Fox.
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 85 Marsh Drive, Carlisle with Rev. Dwight D. Schlaline as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Patrick Catholic Church Cemetery, McClureâ€™s Gap Road, Carlisle.
Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 219 North Hanover Street, Carlisle is in charge of the funeral arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Patrick Catholic Church, 152 East Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA 17013.
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