Norman Graham Porter – Sep 1937 ~ Sep 2022
Norman peacefully went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Sept 25, 2022, at Matthew’s House Hospice, Alliston. Loving husband of June Elizabeth Porter. Married 64 years Sept 20th. Loving father of Lynn Ann (Bill) Johnston, Robert (Heather), and Randy (Laurie). Sadly missed by his grandchildren Lyndsie (John), Shauna (Chris), Jessica (Rob), Colleen (Kyle), Danielle (Branden), and Andrew (Ingrid). Norman delighted in his great-grandchildren Carson, Tara-Lynn, Kaleb, Kolby, Hayden, Hudson, and Lilla. Norman was able to celebrate his 85th birthday surrounded by family.
Retired from Toronto Fire Department and Nestle Canada. Norm began his career with the Toronto Fire Department on the 12th of October 1962 and Retired on the 24th of April 1988 after 26 years of service. Norm spent a good deal of his service at Station 27 on the B2 Shift (342 B).
As per Norman’s wishes cremation has taken place. Arrangements were entrusted to Basic Funerals and Cremation Choices – Jennett Memorial Centre in Barrie. A celebration of life will be held Sunday, October 16th, 2022, through the family.
Special thanks to Dr. Andre Bedard, Special Seniors Care Unit 3rd floor RVH, and Matthews House Hospice.
In lieu of flowers donations to Matthews House would be gratefully appreciated by the family. 31 Wellington St E, Alliston ON L9R 1G7 Tel: 1-705-435-7218.
Obituary – Barrie Today.
Our Sincerest Condolences from all our Retiree Groups go out to the Family and Friends.
Retired Toronto Fire Fighters Association I.A.F.F. Local 3888