LACONIA — Evelyn G. "Lynn" Porter, 88, of 30 County Drive, passed away on Friday, November 29, 2013 at Belknap County Nursing Home where she had been a resident for the past year.
Formerly of West Haven, CT, Evelyn was born on February 8, 1925 in New Haven, CT, the daughter of Fredrick and Gladys (Miller) Frost. Having grown up and spent most of her life in Connecticut, Evelyn worked at US Motors in Milford, CT, Sargeants and Yale NH Hospital both of New Haven, CT. In 1992 she came to New Hampshire to visit her daughters and became a resident where she lived out the rest of her life. She was a former resident of Sunrise Towers and a member of the United Baptist Church of Lakeport. Known for her spunky sense of humor, she was always good for a joke. She enjoyed dancing and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her four daughters, Sandi Tarini of East Haddam, CT, Karen DeAngelo of Gilford, Darlene Humphrey of Alton and Lori Gallentine of Laconia, 2 granddaughters, 5 grandsons, 5 great granddaughters 4 great grandsons, 2 brothers and 2 sisters. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a sister.
Calling hours will be held from 4PM to 7PM on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance.
A Committal Service will be held at 10AM on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at Bayside Cemetery, Laconia, N.H. A Memorial Service will immediately follow at 11AM at the United Baptist Church of Lakeport, 23 Park Street, Lakeport, NH.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Hampshire Humane Society, PO Box 572, Laconia, NH 03247 Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H. is assisting the family with the arrangements.
For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.