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Mount Vernon News
December 31, 2012 10:22 am EST

 

BLADENSBURG — Margaret Eileen Porterfield Frost, 95, Bladensburg, passed away Dec. 29, 2012, at Newark Health Care Center in Newark.

She was born Jan. 21, 1917, in Bladensburg, to the late Clarence and Bertha (Rine) Harris. She resided in Bladensburg her entire life. Eileen was a member of the Bladensburg Church of Christ, where she served in the music department and taught Bible school classes most of her life; Glenwood Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star, Wakatomika Garden Club and WCTU.

She is survived by her daughters, Iris Graham of Utica, Sue (Paul) Harris of Utica, Luann (Dana) Fulk of Hanover; two sons, Bill (Patti) Porterfield of Columbus and Bud (Judy) Porterfield of Frazeysburg; a sister, Lela Ewart of Mount Vernon; 13 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.

Eileen was preceded in death by her first husband of 50 years, Oliver P. Porterfield; second husband, Russell Frost of 22 years; brother, Jeff Harris; sister, Rosetta Wilson; and one son.

In keeping with Eileen’s wishes there will be a graveside funeral service only on Thursday at noon in Bladensburg Cemetery. The Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Bladensburg is handling the funeral arrangements for the Porterfield Frost family.

Memorial contributions may be made in Eileen’s name to Bladensburg Cemetery Fund or a charity of donor’s choice.

To express a condolence or share a memory with the Eileen Porterfield Frost family, please visit www.dilleylasater.com.

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