Susan I. Porter, 57, of Carlisle, passed away
on Sunday, May 8, 2011, at her home. She was born on Monday, November 23, 1953, in Maytown, a daughter of the late James A.
Mumper and E. Helen (Houseal) Mumper.
Susan was a 1971 graduate of Big Spring High
School, Newville and was formerly employed by MATX Construction from 1979 to 1994 and was currently employed with Casses Chiropractic
Clinic, both of Carlisle. She was a member of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Boiling Springs. Susan enjoyed
motorcycling, snowmobiling and attending her grandchildren’s sporting events. She will be deeply missed by her family
She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Clinton
Edward Porter, III, one daughter, Heather Ann (and her husband, Darren) Myers of Carlisle, one brother, James "Fred" (and
his wife, Mary) Mumper of Horseheads, NY, two sisters, Nancy (and her husband, Jr.) Malloy of Elizabethtown and Jane Erb of
Clinton Twp., MI, two grandsons, Korbin and Kollin Myers, both of Carlisle and several nieces and nephews.
Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated
at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2011, in the Otterbein United Methodist Church, 647 Forge Rd., Carlisle, with Rev. Charles
A. Brophy officiating. Private burial will be at Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens immediately following the services. Viewing
will be held at the church on Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until time of the services. Fellowship and refreshments will immediately
follow the graveside service at the church. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of the arrangements. Memorial
contributions may be made to St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, PO Box 46, Boiling Springs, PA 17007.
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Heather, words can not express enough in this time of
sorrow. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Your Mom was a great person and will be missed deeply.
Kenny & Paige Blakesslee
Our sincere sympathies go out to Ed, Heather, and the
entire Mumper and Porter Families at this very sad time. Susie was one of the most good-hearted people we know and we
will greatly miss her. Our only consolation in losing her is that she is no longer suffering. Godspeed my dear
We will all meet you down the road.
Connie & Ralph Starner
I am so sorry to hear of the loss of my B.S.H.S. classmate.
Susie was a kind hearted individual. She loaned me her white earrings for my school picture, which I never forgot.
My deepest sympathy to Eddie and her family.
Ed, You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Susie will always live forever in our hearts and memories. Sue, you were one of a kind. I will miss you.
I am so sorry to hear of your loss, my thoughts and
prayers are with all of you.
Although we hadn't seen each other for some time,
I thought of Susie and Ed often. So many memories of our times back in high school and our trip to Colorado come streaming
back. My deepest sympathy to Ed, Heather and to all the family.
Kandi (Barrick) and Jack Lenker
To Susan's family,
I had Susan in school--for French
and cheerleading. I can't remember her ever frowning--she was always so upbeat and a pleasure to be around.
sympathy to all of you. May God comfort you during this difficult time.
Dearest Ed,Heather,and family
We were saddened to here of Susie's passing. Ed
and I have been reminising about the joy and fun that Susie added to anything she was a part of. She brought happiness to
every life she touched, and she touched so many of them. We will remember her with smiles! Please know that she is now free
of pain, and in a place where she can watch over all of us until we can join her. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Susan and Ed Luhn
What a great lady, she will be greatly missed.
John & I were deeply saddened to read about Sue's
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
& John Chronister
Upon learning of Susan's
great love of the outdoors makes me realize how vital it is to take in the beauty of God's creations at every opportunity
which I try and do. When I sit atop the hills overlooking the Susquehanna River in York County in quiet, contemplative reflection
and prayer I have been and will continue to think of you, and your family asking Him to comfort you throughout the coming
Cousin Lyn and Skip McElhenny
Our thoughts and prayers go
out to the Mumper/Porter family.
Norm & Nancy Malloy
Our deepest sympathy to Jim, Mary, and the Porter
family in the loss of Susan. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Dave and Jean White
My deepest sympathy to Eddie, Heather and family.
It saddens me that we didn't keep in touch after school because we really had a lot of good times together. I've thought
of Susie often. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Deb (Crites) and Nick Peduzzi
I didn't know Susan for long, but I loved knowing
her for a short time and am extremely sad for your loss. If I can help in any way please, let me know.
Ed, you and your family have my deepest sympathy, words
can not convey what you are going through at this time.
Bonnie (Schlusser) Miller
So sorry to hear of Susie's passing. I knew her
and Ed from school and she was always smiling and enjoying life.
Connie (Hurley) Heckard
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