Born In: Sydney
Passed on: November 26th, 2012
With great sadness we announce the passing of Louise Gladys Porter on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at the An Cala unit, CBRM.
Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Annie and Herbert Coombs of Richmond Street.
In her earlier days she was a faithful member of Christ Church.
Following school, she was employed with the Metropolitan store and later worked at Vogue Theatre and Fred’s Creamery on Charlotte Street.
Louise truly enjoyed life, especially her many trips to Ontario and Newfoundland and time spent with all of her grandchildren. For the past three years she has been under the wonderful care of the staff at Soldier’s Cove, Harbourstone.
Survived by daughter, Diane MacLeod (Paul); granddaughters, Pattie-Anne (Clyde), Ainsley (Pete), Teagan (Mike), Lisa (Billy); grandsons, Arnold (Tara), Kent (Jo-Ann) and Iain, Halifax.
Predeceased by husbands, Archie MacLeod and Chesley Porter, son, Wayne, sisters, Lillian, Ada, Mary, Edna and Doris, brothers, Herbert, Walter, John and Clifford.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at Christ Church at 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, followed by a reception at St. George’s Hall, Nepean Street.
Online condolences may be sent to www.chantfuneralhome.com.