Richard J. Porazzo

  • "In memory."
    - Audrey Pinato Mbani
  • "I can't believe it's been a year. Not a day goes by that I..."
    - Julie Porazzo
  • "Ricky, you were a great pal at school. We had so many good..."
    - Jim Evans
  • "My thoughts and prayers are with the Porazzo family and..."
    - Julie Grady
  • "I recently learned about Rick's passing, I am so sorry for..."
    - Linda J McGarry

Richard J. Ricky Porazzo, 48, a lifelong resident of Brockton, died April 6, 2013. He was a 1982 graduate of Brockton High School, where he ran track. He proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1993-1994 and was a firefighter for the city of Brockton since 2002, currently at Station 6. He enjoyed playing darts, fishing and photography and was a former member of Brockton Striders. Ricky was the son of Claire (Carter) Porazzo of Carver and the late Lt. Robert L. Porazzo, BFD; father of Alexandra Porazzo; brother of Robert L. Porazzo Jr., Lakeville F.D. and his wife Kathy of Middleboro and Sandra Porazzo Perry and her husband Paul of Carver; uncle of Joshua Oliveira and Robert Porazzo III; husband of Julie A. (Goode) Porazzo. All are welcome to calling hours Wednesday 2-8 p.m. in Waitt Funeral Chapel at Waitt Funeral Home, 850 North Main St., Brockton. Funeral from Waitt Funeral Home Thursday at 8 a.m., funeral Mass at 9 a.m. in St. Edith Stein Parish and burial at St. Patricks Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Homes for Our Troops, 6 Main St., Taunton, MA 02780, or your favorite veterans charity. Visit or call 508-583-7272.

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Waitt Funeral Home
850 North Main Street Brockton, MA 02301
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Enterprise on Apr. 9, 2013
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