Elia, John A., age 87, of Taylor, October 25, 2022. Beloved husband to Dorothy Elia. Loving father of Tony (Sandy) Elia and the late Annette (Don) Porter. Dearest grandfather to Donnie Porter, Gina Fournier, Tony Ventrella, and great-grandfather to Ben Fournier and Lucy Fournier. He is preceded in death by his parents Anthony and Mary and his siblings Rose, Maryann, and Larry.