5345 South Street | Vermilion, OH 44089
Obituary of Charlie Porter
Charlie T. "Joe" Porter, 68, of Vermilion, passed away Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Kingston of Vermilion after a lengthy illness.
Joe was born October 17, 1950 in North Springs , WV. He had been a Vermilion resident for the past 40 years moving from WV.
He worked construction for many years building and remodeling homes. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and spending time with his great nieces and nephews.
He is survived by his brothers, Doug Porter of Vermilion, Steve (Robin ) Porter of NC, Tim Porter of Vermilion; sister, Barbara Shupe of FL; many nieces and nephews; and great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Tessie Mae (nee Thornsberry) Porter; brothers, Edgar H Porter, Sr., Cleve Porter, Sr., Edward Lee Porter, and Charles Porter, Jr.; sisters, Ella Mae Lester and Juanita Trent; and nephews, Zachary Deal Porter, Mark Lester, and Cleve Porter, Jr.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 4-8 pm at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio. Funeral services will be Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 at 10:30 am at the funeral home. The Reverends Timothy Nathaniel Porter and David Porter will co-officiate. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery, Berlin Heights.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, OH 44089 to help with expenses.
Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com.
5345 South Street
Vermilion, OH 44089
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