Laurence (LaPorte) Zompa, 98, of Sumach Avenue died Thursday October 2, 2014 at the Miriam Hospital.She was the wife of the late Thomas A. Zompa.Born in Quebec, Canada she was a daughter of the late Philip and Alice (Poirier) LaPorte.Mrs. Zompa was a Certified Nurses Assistant for Hattie Ide Chaffee before retiring. She was a communicant of Saint Martha’s Church. She was a member of the Rosary and Altar Society and a member of the Baptismal Team.She leaves two daughters, Claire Z. Anthony of East Providence and Elaine Finizia and her husband Raymond of Seekonk, seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Her funeral and visitation will be held on Saturday at 10:00 AM in the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a service to follow at 11:00 AM. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005 would be appreciated.