Robert Porter (73) of Louisville


Published on August 5 2013 8:53 am

Robert Porter, 73, of Louisville, Illinois died Monday, August 5, 2013 at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Effingham.

Funeral services will be Friday, August 9 at 10am at Neal Funeral Home in Louisville.  Visitation will be from 6 to 8pm Thursday.  Burial will be in Old Union Cemetery, rural Louisville.  Memorials to Red Brush Christian Church.

He was born July 21, 1940 in Flora, the son of Keith William and Ruth Esther Porter.  He married Carolyn Sue Porter on October 26, 1958.  He was a chemical and fertilizer salesman for FS of Effingham and Clay counties and was a member of Red Brush Christian Church near Louisville.

Survivors include his wife Carolyn Sue Porter of daughter, Mona Porter of sister, Mary Patridge and husband Dan of Clay City...two grandchildren, Brianne Hipp and Matthew Grahn...and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents...and one daughter, Rita Porter.

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