Jeffrey John LaFerlita

April 20, 1999 - January 1, 2022

Jeffrey John LaFerlita, 22, a lifelong resident of Lee County, FL, passed away Saturday, January 1, 2022 in Cape Coral, FL. He was born April 20, 1999 in Cape Coral, FL.

Jeffrey was the type to drop everything for someone in need and made sure others were taken care of before himself. He leaves behind a legacy of loyalty that will never be forgotten. He was a hardworking and dedicated to everything he put his mind to. He loved riding motorcycles, fishing, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his loving fiancé, Laura Furman of Cape Coral; father, John LaFerlita of Cape Coral; children, RosaBelle LaFerlita of Cape Coral, and Raiden LaFerlita of Cape Coral; siblings, Samantha LaFerlita of Cape Coral, and John LaFerlita, JR of Fort Myers, FL; maternal grandmother, Hazel Morrison of Niles, MI; as well as several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Jeffrey was preceded in death by his loving mother, Esther Ann Morrison; paternal grandparents, John and Maria LaFerlita; as well as maternal grandfather, Dick Morrison.

Funeral Service will be held at 5:00 PM Friday, January 7, 2022 at Mullins Memorial, 3654 Palm Beach Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33916. The family will receive friends for a time of visitation from 3:00 PM until time of service.

Monetary Memorial Contributions in memory of Jeffrey John LaFerlita are suggested to the LaFerlita family c/o Mullins Memorial, 1056 NE 7th Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33909.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


  1. Linnie Torres Stanley Jan 4, 2022 at 8:28 pm

    I will always smile and think of you when I see a child eating a freeze pop.

  2. Clorinda Hannan and Fred Matarese Jan 5, 2022 at 8:51 pm

    So very sorry for your loss! Condolences go out to all family members! Many prayers!

  3. Sandy Johnson Jan 6, 2022 at 10:46 am

    Sorry for the loss of your son John prayers for you and your family

  4. Laura Williamson-Ray Jan 6, 2022 at 12:22 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss. My prayers and love are with you all.

  5. Coleman family Jan 7, 2022 at 3:52 pm

    Praying for your wonderful family during these tough times. The boys love you soso much uncle Jeff ❤️ Dontae, Leira, Kingston and Carson ❤️

  6. Vita Dipaola Jan 7, 2022 at 6:43 pm

    My heart goes out to you all. I’m here if you need anything. Love you

  7. Kimberly Ciarlone Jan 7, 2022 at 10:30 pm

    John, I am so sorry for the loss of your son, that has to be heart wrenching. Prayers for healing and strength. Prayers to his fiance and children that they treasure his memory. The news was earth shattering. My thoughts are with each and everyone of you.

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