In Memory of




Obituary for Carl J. Porfido

Carl J. Porfido, 83, of Saugus, formerly of Revere, passed away on March 13, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family. Devoted husband of Jean (Surette) Porfido. Son of the late Giacomo and Margaret (Fucillo) Porfido. Loving father of Michael Porfido of Saugus and the late Karen Porfido. Dear brother of the late Mary Porfido, Mildred Del Fraino, Edith Voto and Frank Porfido. Carl loved his family as well as for music. Carl was an outstanding drummer who was taught by one of the most respected drummers in music George Stone.

Family will honor Carl’s life by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood Funeral Home, 262 Beach St., REVERE on Wednesday, March 18, from 4:00PM to 8:00PM and again Thursday morning at 9:00AM before leaving in procession to St. Anthony’s Church, for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in his honor at 10:00AM.

Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden.