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Howard Lawrence Porch
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Birth: Mar. 8, 1928
Death: May 9, 2013

Howard Lawrence "Curley" Porch, 85 of Valparaiso, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013. He was born March 8, 1928 in Palmer, Indiana the son of Mark Porch and Leona (Keel) Comer. Howard was a Veteran of the 11th Airborne, a guide setter at US Steel for 33 years and an area farmer. He was also a member of the Westville American Legion Post #21. On June 10, 1949 in Chesterton, he married Marie Frances Miller, who preceded him in death October 21, 1996. Surviving is his daughter Pat (John) Cook of Valparaiso, a son Jim (Pam) Porch of Valparaiso, a stepson Howie Comer of Florida, 5 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and his faithful companion his pet poodle Lizzy. His parents, 3 brothers, William and Cecil Porch and Dennis Comer and a granddaughter Corissa also preceded him in death. Visitation will Monday, May 13, 2013, 5 to 8 PM at Bartholomew Funeral Home, 102 Monroe St. Valparaiso. Private Graveside Funeral Services with burial will be held at Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso. 
Graceland Memorial Park
Porter County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Scott Shoup
Record added: May 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 110324303
Howard Lawrence Porch
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