Leslie George Porter passed away at the Foothills Hospital on Saturday, December 18, 2004 at the age of 87 years.
Leslie was born on March 16, 1917 in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England. He lived a happy and full life and was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
Leslie is survived by a daughter and son-in-law Maureen and Miller MacKinnon; granddaughter Lesley MacKinnon and her partner Lydia Henuset; grandson and spouse Michael and Michelle MacKinnon; a son and daughter-in-law Bryan and Elizabeth Porter; granddaughter Araby and grandson Justin; two great-grandchildren Hanna and Mitchell MacKinnon; a brother and sister-in-law Arthur and Vera Porter of England; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Leslie was predeceased by his wife Margaret, who passed away in October 2003; a brother Albert; and a sister Winnie.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, December 21, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. Graveside Service to be held at a later date in Gravenhurst, ON. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Leslie Porter, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, CALGARY Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences