In Memory of




Obituary for Giuseppa Scimeca (Porretta)

Giuseppa Scimeca nee Porretta, age 82, born in Caccamo-Prov Di Palermo (Sicily). Beloved wife of the late Giuseppe. Loving mother of Donna (Van) Borden. Beloved daughter of the late Pietro and Domenica Porretta. Fond grandmother of Natasha and Nadya Borden. Dear sister of Giovanni (Giovanna), Vincenzo (Lina) and Giuseppe (Rosa) Porretta. Loving godmother of Joseph Criscione and Cristine Porretta. Fond aunt of Mimma, Giusi, Maria, the late Piero, Mimma, Piero, Roberto, Cristina, Piero, Lonia, Diane, Joe, Sam, Donna, Joe, Laura and their families. Loving daughter-in-law of the late Salvatore (the late Damiana) Scimeca. Dear sister-in-law of the late Tony (the late Caterina) Scimeca, the late Paolo Scimeca, the late Mimma (the late Vito) Leone, Josephine (the late Giorgio) Criscione, and Nancy (Sam) Biondo. Visitation will be Wednesday, July 6, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Cumberland Chapels, 8300 W Lawrence Ave, Norridge. Funeral services will begin on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home then proceed to St. Francis Borgia Church, Chicago, for Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Entombment Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Christ the King Mausoleum. Info: 708-456-8300.