Lauren D. Porter

October 20, 1921 - January 21, 2014-

Lauren D. PorterLauren D. Porter died on January 21, 2014 in Canby. He was born at home in Canby October 20, 1921 to Harry and Ethel Porter. He married Phyllis Deplois on July 22, 1942. Entered the ­aviation cadets, flew 35 missions in a B-17 over Europe. He retired from the Air Force after 21 years and returned to Canby, then sold cars, then real ­estate. After being married for 62 years, Phyllis passed away in 2005. Survived by ­Kenneth of Cedarhill Missouri, Virginia of Woodburn Oregon, James of McComb Mississippi and Gale of Yachats Oregon 9 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

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