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Brad William Porter

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Brad William Porter, 38, of Carlisle, passed to eternal life and went to meet his Lord, his grandma Rosey and his grandma Hull on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at the M. S. Hershey Medical Center.  He was born on Aug. 7, 1975, in Carlisle, and is a son of Stewart H. Porter, Jr and Shirley (Sweeney) Porter of Carlisle.

Brad was a 1994 graduate of Big Spring High School and earned an associate degree from H. A. C. C.  Brad was formerly employed for many years with Arnold Logistics and most recently with Kuehne-Nagle, Inc., both of Carlisle.  He was a customer service representative.  Brad loved his dogs, music and dance.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his partner, Chris Robinson of Harrisburg, one brother, Stewart Porter, III of Carlisle, paternal grandmother, Peggy Porter of Mechanicsburg, two nephews; Eric and Alex Porter and several aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.

A time for family and friends to gather for a visitation will held on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle.  Burial will be private.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Brad Porter Memorial Fund, C/O Members 1st, 5000 Louise Dr., Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. 

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My thoughts and prayers to Brad's family at this time of loss!! I went to School with him and he will be missed!!!

Joy Salisbury Snyder

You will be missed by many, but loved for ever.


Thoughts and prayers are with you.

Theresa Miller and family

Brad brought so many gifts to our life. We will never forget him !

Ann Doll

Thoughts and prayers go out to Brad's family. Brad was such a sweet loving person. He will be missed. RIP in my friend.

Heather Hippensteel Kyner

My thoughts and prayers are with all of your family at this time. Brad, you were in almost every memory I have from childhood. I can't believe you are really gone. I will miss you. So until we meet again, you're always in my heart.

Rachel Myers

We are very saw for your loss. Our hearts are with the Porter family.

Faulkner Collision Center

Gone but never forgotten. Memories will live forever in our hearts. He will be missed.

Melissa Jumper Penner

You will be missed by many, but loved for ever.


Aunt Shirley so sorry for your loss.

Nancy (Sweeney) Sherrick

Until we meet again my friend. My thoughts and prayers are with your family and friends. I can still remember that smiling face of yours from middle school.

Jennifer Jumper (Johnson)

Brad you were the best friend a person could ever ask for. You will forever be missed. Rest in peace my brother from another mother.

Jeff Rhoades

My thoughts and prayers to Brads family I will miss him I have so many fond memories RIP Brad gone but never forgotten.

Heather Hess

So sorry to hear of your passing Brad, You have gone way before your time. Many thoughts and prayers to your family. Until we meet again...

Tonya Fickes Weikel

Rest in Peace Brad. My thoughts and prayers are with Brad's family in this difficult time. I went to school with Brad and I remember so many things about him. He had such a great personality and was so funny. He will be missed my many people.

Tascha Thomas

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Vonnie & Steve Jones

Butch and Shirley, Though I knew him only briefly, I knew him to be a good and loving son. He will be missed, I know, but take comfort in the knowledge that his trials are over...


So sorry for your loss. Brad will be surely missed. He always had a smile on his face and a friendly heart. Condolences to his family

Millie Potteiger

Brad so many will miss you. Forever in our hearts.

Cherry and Ed Ellis

Sorry for your loss, my heart goes out to ya'll. Brad you truly passed before your time, however any suffering is now over. See you on the other side.

Samantha Leonard

I will miss the laughter that we shared everyday and that big smile. It just doesn't make sense to me, why you left so young....but I am grateful that I knew you. ♥

Terri Boyer

rip my friend

mandy distefano

He was the best friend anyone could have and would anything to make you happy, I will miss you , we had a good long relationship,
Rest in peace my friend

Jim Rhodes

I will miss your intelligence, smile, laugh and sense of humor. I was blessed to gain you and Jim as neighbors and friend over 10 years ago. Maybe I'll be lucky enough to meet you again in Heaven. This earth is truly a little more dim without you light. Love and hugs to all that are missing you right now.

Nichi Hamilton

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
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(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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