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C. Howard PorterSeptember 28, 1928 ~ December 10, 2017 (age 89)
C. Howard Porter (1928 – 2017)
C. Howard Porter, 89, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 10, 2017.
Howard was born in Burlington, VT to Clayton A. and Helen (McLane) Porter on September 28, 1928. A lifelong resident of Burlington, Howard attended Burlington schools graduating from Burlington High School in 1946. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, Korean Conflict.
Howard was a former Vice-President of the Burlington Savings Bank, served as a member of the Burlington Board of Alderman and Burlington Jaycees. He was a member of the Faith United Methodist Church, the National Association of Realtors, and the Homebuilders Association of Northern Vermont. In retirement, he was a Meals on Wheels volunteer.
Howard was pre-deceased by his brothers Richard, Donald, Norman, and sister Harriet Stevens.
Surviving Howard are his wife, Irma, a brother Robert of NH, a sister Sharon Hammond of FL, children Jack A. Porter (Dale) of Colorado, Gail Maynard (Bill) of Port Charlotte, FL, David Porter of Colchester, Dana J. Porter (Kerstin) of Westford, MA, Mary Thomspon (Jack) of Essex Junction, stepson Mark H. Peterson of Phoenix, AZ, many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at the Faith United Methodist Church, 899 Dorset Street, South Burlington on Friday, December 15, 2017 at 1:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Faith United Methodist Church, 899 Dorset Street, South Burlington, VT 05403
Corbin & Palmer Funeral and Cremation Services, 9 Pleasant Street, Essex Junction, VT in charge of the arrangements.