Born in Saint John, NB, he was the son of the late Murray and the late Genevieve (Smith) Porter.
Besides his wife Marianne, David is survived by his children, Chris Jessome (Cherie) of Ottawa, Holly Steeves (Eugene), Jenny Lynn Kataras (Jim) and Jesse Porter all of Moncton; two sisters, Darleen Atkinson of Moncton and Ella Caissie (Bill Fields) of Wallaceburg, ON; one sister-in-law, Jeannine Porter; nine grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Stephen Porter.
Visitation will be held at Passage Funeral Chapel, 625 Mountain Road, corner West Lane, Moncton on Monday, September 10th, 2012 from 12:30pm to 2:30pm.
Donations to The Friends of Moncton Hospital, Palliative Care Unit would be appreciated by the family.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca
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