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Colleen Porter

July 10, 1924 — April 15, 2021

Westernport

Colleen Porter, 96 of Barton passed away on April 15, 2021.

Born July 10, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Carlton and Ruth (Sherwood) Ravenscroft. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Porter; a granddaughter, Amber Winkler; and son-in-law, Dale Kimble.

Colleen was a member of the Bethel Pentecostal Holiness Church, Lonaconing. Her faith in God was strong, she prayed often. Colleen loved to travel, if the opportunity presented itself, she would be travelling. She was a true Rosie the Riveter, during World War II she went to Michigan to build airplanes. Colleen was a good person and was always so full of energy. She was loved by many and will be dearly missed.

Colleen is survived by her daughter, Belva Bothwell and husband, Ron of Burlington; and her grandchildren, Zachary Kimble and wife, Autumn and Anhara Kimble. She is also survived by her great grandchildren, Britian, Gypsy, Stevie, Joshua, Courtney, Cheyenne, Quintin and Reese; and eleven great-great grandchildren.

Family and friends will be received on Monday, April 19th at the Boal Funeral Home, Westernport from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. A funeral service will take place in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday, April 20th at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor David Schoch officiating.

Interment will be at Rest Lawn Memorial Gardens, LaVale.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Monday, April 19, 2021

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Boal Funeral Home, Westernport

111 Church St, Westernport, MD 21562

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Visitation

Monday, April 19, 2021

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Boal Funeral Home, Westernport

111 Church St, Westernport, MD 21562

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Boal Funeral Home, Westernport

111 Church St, Westernport, MD 21562

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