STEVEN L. PORTER, 53, of Huntertown, died Friday, Oct. 15, 2004, at Parkview North Hospital. Born in Fort Wayne, he was former Head of Security with Lincoln National Corp. and Manager of Human Resources at Rittal. He was a member of Society for Human Resource Management and Emmanuel Lutheran, in LaOtto. He was a Vietnam veteran of the U.S. Army, receiving a Bronze Star. Survivors include his wife, Kathy of Huntertown; father, Richard Porter of LaOtto; daughter, Sara Wacowska of New Haven, Conn.; brothers, Mike of Ames, Iowa and Larry of Fort Wayne; sister, Carolyn Griffith of Cincinnati, Ohio; five nieces; one nephew; and faithful companion, teacup poodle, Josie. He was preceded in death by his mother, Peggy L. Service is 2 p.m. Tuesday at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 E. Dupont Road. Calling is from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial in Harlan Memorial Cemetery, Harlan. Memorials to Turnstone Center.
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers from Oct. 17 to Oct. 18, 2004