Nancy L. Porter
UTICA — Nancy L. Porter, 72, of Mink Street, Utica, passed away Sunday, June 22, 2008, at her home.
She was born April 1, 1936, in Newark to the late Glenn Alvin “Bill” and Eldora (Rector) Moreland. Nancy was a member of Oasis of Life Church in Johnstown. She enjoyed taking care of her garden, her fish and her cats. Most important to Nancy was the time she spent with her husband of 51 years, her children and her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Robert “Bob” Porter; two sons, Stephen (Peggy) Porter of Mount Vernon and Timothy (Carmen) Porter of Newark; a daughter, Janie (Edward) Moreland of Mount Liberty; five grandchildren, Tony Porter, Vicky (Joe) Lahrmer, Sarah (Drew) Hysell, Emily Moreland, Kelly Moreland; three sisters, Sandra (Kenneth) Porter of Fredonia, and Patricia (William) Watson and Elaine (Ronald) Houck, both of Centerburg.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a sister, Jill Conant.
Friends may call Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, where a funeral service will be Friday at 11 a.m. Pastor Jerry Lawrence will be officiating. The family will hold a private graveside service.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Nancy Porter.