Mildred C. Porter

Alton | Monday, March 31 2014

Mildred C. Porter 92 of Alton passed away Monday, March 31, 2014 at Blu Fountain Manor in Godfrey. 

She was born May 11, 1921 in Calhoun, IL to the late Frank and Marie (Wittman) Klunk. 

She was a registered nurse and spent many years serving the community at Wood River Township Hospital before retiring in 1976.

She is survived by her daughter and son in law, Elaine and Joe Pfleger of Alton; daughter in law, Tammy Porter of Alton; five grandchildren, Ann Pfleger, Christopher (Stephanie) Porter, Andrew (Lacy) Pfleger, Angela (Brent) Anderson and Karen (Tim) Young; 10 great grandchildren; sister, Helen Frazier of Jerseyville; sister in law, Margaret Klunk of Godfrey and loving care taker James Kiffmeyer of Wood River.

She was preceded in death by her son, Daniel Porter; great grandson, Brayan Porter; brothers, Walter, George and Donald Klunk and sisters, Clara Davison and Edna Brakeville.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014 at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Godfrey.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. with Father Stephen Pohlman as celebrant. 

Memorials can be made to the Catholic Children’s Home. 

Paynic Home for Funerals in Rosewood Heights entrusted with professional services. 

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