Beloved son, brother, husband and father.
José “Don Porfo” Morales Fonseca was born in Bluefields, Nicaragua in 1929. He was the oldest of five siblings. He is preceded in death by his parents; J. Porfirio and Raffaela (née Fonseca) Morales and by his youngest brother, Rómulo P. Morales Fonseca.
He married Rosita Filiponi on August 28th, 1966. They had three children, Rachel, Rene P. and J. P. Morales Filiponi. The rest of his family includes his beloved nieces and nephews; Marío José Castillo Morales, Patricia Castillo Morales, and Yolanda (née Rocha Morales) López, and his remaining siblings; Yolanda, Juan Manuel, and Gladys Morales Fonseca, and well as many nephews and nieces in Nicaragua
In Nicaragua he worked for the Esso Standard Oil Company in Upper Management and was a partner with Toruño Construction Company. He left Nicaragua due to political unrest in 1988, joining his family in the United States where he worked for Winn-Dixie as a maintenance worker.
Memorial Mass celebrating his life will be held January 19, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Margaret Catholic Church followed by a fellowship luncheon in the Dan McCarthy Parish Hall next to the church.
In Lieu of flowers, family suggest donations be made to Hope Hospice.