Highland: Obituaries

Lola Porter, 76

Lola Porter
Lola Porter

Lola Jean Porter, 76, of St. Jacob died on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 at her home.

Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at St. Jacob United Church of Christ in St. Jacob. A funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at the church, with the Rev. Gary Kniepkamp, pastor, officiating. Aebischer-Richeson Funeral Home in St. Jacob is in charge of arrangements.

She was born on July 16, 1939 in Pocahontas to Richard and Mary (Long) McIntyre.

Mrs. Porter attended St. Jacob United Church of Christ. She loved, and was loved by, her family. She enjoyed quilting and visiting with friends and relatives.

Surviving are her husband, William Thomas Porter of St. Jacob; children, Vickey (Marvin) Kramer of Farina, Ill., Sandy (Steve) Prusa of Highland, Linda (Bob) Bollman of Highland, and Jerry Lee (Carol) Porter of St. Jacob; grandchildren, Kyle (Audrey) Prusa, Taylor Prusa, Morgan Kramer and Dylan Bollman; a brother, Dick (Dorrie) McIntyre of Keysport; and a sister, Joanne (Roy) Harris of Troy; brothers-in-law, Denis Porter of Vancouver, Wash., and Robert (Claudia) Porter of Mulberry Grove; and her beloved dog, Rusty.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorials may be made to Keystone Cemetery in St. Jacob or to a charity of the donor’s choice.