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TALLAHASSEE, FLA. - Gloria Mae Getchell-Porter, 84, of Tallahassee FL, entered into her heavenly birthday Monday May 9th, 2016.

Born August 9, 1931 in Limestone ME to Harry & Pauline Getchell. Married love of her life, Leo G. Porter, Jr. Feb 16, 1951 in Hampden ME. She found her greatest joy of cooking and baking for her family & friends.

Survived by children, Gary (JoAnn), Foley AL; Gayle Porter, Tallahassee FL; Linda Butler (John), Hewitt TX & Lance (Karla), Cumming GA; 12 Grandchildren; 7 Great-Grandchildren; brothers Ernest (Lucy) Getchell of MA & Wayne (Sally) Getchell of FL. She is predeceased by her husband of 64 years, Leo G. Porter, Jr.; parents, Harry & Pauline Getchell; sister, June Bell; & brother, Alfred Getchell.

Visitation will be held May 13th, Friday @ Hodges Family Funeral Home 36327 Hwy 54 Zephyrhills FL 33541

from 10-11 A.M.with service at 11 AM. Burial following immediately after at Oakside Cemetery.
Published on  May 12, 2016
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