Martin Porter

Obituary of Martin Henry Porter

Porter, Martin Henry

Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre, Brantford with his family by his side on Saturday, February 5, 2022 in his 104th year, Martin Porter, beloved husband of the late Lois Porter.  Loving father of Beth Roche (Maurice), Gerald Porter (Sara Tyson), Tim Porter (Betty Dawson).  Dear brother of Peggy and predeceased by Laura, Marion, Sadie, Kenny, Milton, Wilber and Willa.  Much loved grandfather of Martin Porter (Allie), Chis, George, Colin (Juniper), Gigi, Craig, Mike Dawson and great-grandfather of Ryley and Alexander Robertson.  Martin was a member of Sydenham United Church and was part of the FixIt Club; was a teacher for many years in London; was an avid fiddle player for many years; was a veteran, serving during World War II.A special thank you to the Staff at St. Joseph's Lifecare Centre (Chestnut Court) for the loving care you gave to Martin and for the prayers that were offered for Martin and his family. Family and friends will be received at the McCleister Funeral Home, 495 Park Road North, Brantford on Sunday, February 13, 2022 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Funeral Service in the Chapel on Monday, February 14, 2022 at 2:00 p.m followed by cremation.  Covid restrictions require those attending to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Interment will take place at Farringdon Burial Ground at a later date. If wished, memorial donations to Sydenham – Heritage United Church gratefully appreciated. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at  McCleister (519) 758-1553.



2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, February 13, 2022
McCleister Funeral Home
495 Park Road North
Brantford, Ontario, Canada

Funeral Service

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Monday, February 14, 2022
McCleister Funeral Home Chapel
495 Park Rd. North
Brantford, Ontario, Canada
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