Louis Jorlett, 68, of Lincoln Park, died Wednesday, May 30, 2018.
Born in Paterson, Louis was the son of Frederick and Mary Jorlett. Raised in Paterson, he was schooled there, and was always surrounded by a large extended family.
He was a kind, gentle, polite and smart man, and held a great talent in art, especially sketching. Louis lived for most of his life with his father, Frederick, and the two were the best of friends.
Louis will be remembered by his extended family for being a truly wonderful man, who defied all odds and did well for himself despite his disabilities. His spirit will be lovingly remembered by his many cousins and their families.
Visiting will be held Thursday, June 7 from 10-11:30 am. A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home at the conclusion of the visitation period. Burial will follow at Laurel Grove Memorial Park, Totowa.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Louis' memory to the Family & Friends for Freedom Fund (www.injuredmarinesfund.org) would be greatly appreciated by his family.