Obituary: Joann “Pinky” LaPorte, 78

LaPorte, of Lake Forest, died Feb. 3.

The following obituary is from Wenban Funeral Home:

Joann “Pinky” LaPorte, 78, died February 3, 2013, beloved wife of the late Joseph, loving mother of Elizabeth (Ed Stott), the late David, Teddy (Lori) and Richard (Gena), daughter of the late Cecilia Maddock Flynn and Raymond Flynn, sister of the late Jacqueline (Jack Keefe), and Grandmother to Alissa and Joe LaPorte.

Memorial visitation 5pm to 8pm Thursday, February 7, 2013 at Wenban Funeral Home, 320 E. Vine Avenue, Lake Forest, IL 60045. Memorial Mass 10am Saturday, February 9, 2013 at the Church of St. Mary, 175 E. Illinois Rd., Lake Forest, IL 60045. Internment private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Catholic Charities of Lake County, 671 South Lewis, Waukegan, IL 60085. Masses would be appreciated.


Kathy Pyle February 06, 2013 at 01:08 AM
Joanne was a lovely gracious kind person I played bridge ather home last week and it was delightful I am so sorry to hear of her passing. My thoughts and prayers are with her family. Kathy Pyle


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