MAROA ó David Lee Porter, 48, of Maroa, Ill., passed on from his mortal existence on March 15, 2013. A service will be held on Thursday evening, March 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the Church of Christ of Latter Day Saints, 3955 Lourdes Dr. Decatur, Ill.
David was born on October 2, 1964 in Kalamazoo, Mich., the son of Howard and Betty Porter. David was a graduate of Kalamazoo Central High School and trained in computer support at Kalamazoo Valley Community College and was employed by Hardingís Market for more than 20 years.
David is survived by his wife Sarah, Maroa, Ill.; children Brenden and Sarah Porter, Kalamazoo, Mich.; step- children Bruce and Kyle (Kayla) Samuelson, Decatur, Ill., and Sabrina (Luke) Thierry, Clinton; parents Howard and Betty Porter, Decatur, Ill.; brothers Joseph (Gail) Porter, Decatur, Ill., and Glenn and Daniel Porter, Kalamazoo.
His sisters Cheryl Elaine and Gayle Jean preceded him in death. Davidís burial will be in Kalamazoo at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Weldon Spring Foundation, Inc., http//www.weldonsprings.org.
Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is assisting the family with Davidís arrangements. Please sign the family guestbook at www.leavememoriesnotdebt.com.