Jack Portello

Jack Portello
July 4, 1959 - June 10, 2014
OUR BELOVED John R. Portello Jr. passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at the age of 54 in Idaho. "Jack," as he was known to those close to him is remembered for his big heart, infectious laugh, and his love of adventure. He was born July 4, 1959 in San Francisco, CA., graduated from Northgate High School in Walnut Creek, Ca., and Arizona State University; then earned an Executive MBA from the University of Central Florida. He is survived by his wife of 19 years Nancy, daughters Christina and Jacqueline, mother Maureen, mother-in-law Vera, stepsons JD and Justin, siblings Peggy, Jerry, Anne, and Michael, grandsons Isaiha and Damion, brother-in-law Stan, sisters-in-law Laurie, Kim and Lynn, many nieces, nephews and countless devoted friends.
There will be a memorial service beginning at 3pm on August 16th at The Cathedral of the Rockies located at 717 N. 11th st., Boise, Id. 83702. Following the memorial service, there will be a reception at his mother Maureen's house. For those planning on attending the reception, please rsvp to the following email address and include the number of attendees in your party. Address to follow. mpportello@gmail.com
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations please be made to the Children's Safety Village of Central Florida at 910 Fairvilla Rd., Orlando, FL 32808.

Published in Idaho Statesman on July 23, 2014