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William Whitcomb "Bill" Porter
Birth: Sep. 12, 1951
Jackson County
Minnesota, USA
Death: May 23, 2010
Minnesota, USA

Son of Miles Gordon and Mary Elizabeth Porter.
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Porter, William Whitcomb 58 years old, of Minnetonka. Preceded in death by parents, Miles Gordon and Mary Elizabeth Porter and brother, Paul. Survived by beloved wife, Debra and cherished children, sisters, and brother-in-law, and brother and his wife and niece, and faithful friend, Lucy. Graduate of Southwest High School and the University of Minnesota. Bill was dedicated to family, an avid genealogist, family historian, geographer, active citizen, arborist and naturalist who was constantly curious and engaged with the world. His smile and laughter will be missed by all who knew him. Memorials are preferred to the family. Memorial service will be Thursday, May 27, 1:00 PM with visitation one hour prior to the service at All Saints Lutheran Church, 15915 Excelsior Blvd., Minnetonka. Visitation will also be Wednesday, May 26 from 5:00-7:00 PM at: Washburn-McReavy Strobeck Johnson Chapel 952-938-9020 1400 Mainstreet, Hopkins.

10th great grandson of Edward Spalding of Braintree, Massachusetts

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  Miles Gordon Porter (1919 - 2003)
  Mary Elizabeth Wayne Porter (1922 - 1997)
  William Whitcomb Porter (1951 - 2010)
  Paul Porter (1958 - 1958)*
*Calculated relationship
Lakewood Cemetery
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Room 106C Tier G Niche 19
Created by: Tanya
Record added: Sep 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76855486
William Whitcomb Bill Porter
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- Carolee McGill-Barker
 Added: Jul. 2, 2016

- Jamie reed
 Added: Nov. 24, 2015
It doesn't seem like 4 years have passed since we've lost you. I miss those weekly talks, sharing new information we'd found on the family lines. You were a cousin, genealogy research partner but most of all, a good friend. May you rest in peace and kn...(Read more)
- Sandy Porter
 Added: Sep. 27, 2014
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