Louis John, "Lou" Jorfi, 89, of Lutz, FL and formerly of Cocoa, FL, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013. He was born in Lebanon, PA and moved to FL in 1960.
Louis was a United States Navy Veteran and served during WWII. He retired as an electrical engineer after 30 years with Boeing. Louis contracted to work with NASA on the Gemini Project and the Apollo Missions. His family was able to watch many launches. Louis was an avid golfer and member of the Turtle Creek Country Club in Cocoa.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Bianca. He is survived by his two sons, Louis Jr. and his wife, Palmi and Stephen; daughter, Donna Hem and her husband, David; five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be private.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY from Apr. 2 to Apr. 4, 2013