Karen Jean Porter
May 08, 1954 ‒ November 15, 2020
Karen Jean Porter, age 66, of Fredericktown, Ohio passed away on Sunday, November 15, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born on May 8, 1954 in Mount Vernon, Ohio to Stanley and Joyce (Soles) Anderson.
Karen worked at Chattanoogo Glass, TRW, Rolls-Royce, and Siemens until they closed their doors. She loved traveling and her favorite spot was the Grand Cayman Islands which she travelled to over 20 times. Karen enjoyed crafts, but her biggest enjoyment was being around her family, especially her granddaughter.
She is survived by her loving husband of over 35 years, Gil Porter; a son, Cameron (Jillianne) Porter; granddaughter, Ellie Porter; her father; sister, Julie (Scott) Zimmerman; canine companion, Callie.
Along with her mother, Karen is preceded in death by a sister, Sharon Boeshart.
A special thanks goes out to Debbie Vanbreemen for donating one of her kidneys for Karen.
A graveside service will be held at Bloomfield Cemetery in Sparta, Ohio, with Pastor Erin Porter officiating.
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