Dorothy A. Porter

Dorothy A. Porter

AGE: 98 • Waretown

Dorothy A. Porter (nee Candler), 98, currently of Waretown and in the Ocean County area for 28 years and formerly of Carlstadt, passed away on December 28, 2012. She was born in Rutherford. For 29 years she worked for Bendix Aviation and retired in 1980 to raise two granddaughters. Dorothy was an avid bowler and on three bowling leagues.

Beloved mother of Doris A. Reitsma, Gordon L. Porter and the late Charles H. Weir and mother-in-law of Durk Reitsma, Winifred Weir and the late Ruth Porter. Cherished grandmother of 15 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren and 11 great-great grandchildren. Dear sister of the late George A. Candler, Victoria Starke and Evelyn Coblentz. Also survived by several nieces.

Funeral from the Kimak Funeral Home, 425 Broad Street, Carlstadt on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 9:00 AM and from St. Joseph's R.C. Church, East Rutherford at 9:30 AM. Interment Calvary Cemetery, Paterson. Visitation Tuesday 2-6 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Humane Society, HSUS, Dept. MEMIT9, 2100 L St. NW, Washington, DC 20037 or , 20 Mercer St., Hackensack, NJ 07072.

Funeral Home

Kimak Funeral Home
425 Broad Street Carlstadt, NJ 07072
(201) 438-6708

Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 31, 2012