Angelo J. Portelli

WEST PITTSTON — Angelo J. Portelli, 89, of West Pittston, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Regional Hospital, Scranton.

Born Nov. 3, 1924, in Norwich, N.Y., he was a son of the late Joseph and Mary Sciacchitano Portelli. He was a World War II veteran, receiving both the Bronze Star and Purple Heart.

He is a graduate of Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Science in business. He was also a fourth degree Knight of Columbus.

He was the owner/operator of Grablick's Dairy for many years.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Joseph F. Portelli; and sister, Catherine McGowan.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, the former Lorraine Grablick; son, John and his wife, Joan, and their son, Joseph, all of State College; daughter, Mary Portelli, Blackwood N.J.

Funeral services will be at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours.

Arrangements are by the Anthony Recupero Funeral Home, West Pittston.


Funeral Home

Recupero Funeral Home
406 Susquehanna Ave West Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 654-4801

Published in Times Leader from Mar. 7 to Mar. 8, 2014