PORTER, Barbara Joan (nee Martel)  

PORTER, Barbara Joan (nee Martel)  
June 16, 1933 – September 26, 2022
It is with great sadness that the family of Barbara Porter announce her passing on Monday, September 26th, 2022 in her 89th year with her family and caregivers by her side. Predeceased by her parents, sisters Margaret and Lillian and ex-husband Vernon (Baldy) Porter. Survived by her son Jeffrey (Debbie), grandchildren Michael Howarth (Lisa) and Tonisha (Zac), great grandchildren Austin, Kennedy, Cole and Cloe and her great-great granddaughter Arianna. Barbara worked at the Bell-Ontario Connect, TAS Belleville and the Prince Edward Heights. She enjoyed many years of happy memories at the “Snug” in Hay Bay and will be greatly missed by her lifetime friend Jane Ann Thompson-McCaw. The family request in lieu of flowers, donations to be made to the Westlake Terrace Resident’s Council Fund.  Online condolences can be made at:  www.rushnellfamilyservices.com  The family would like to extend their appreciation to the wonderful staff at Westlake Terrace Nursing Home for the excellent personal care provided to Barbara during her time there it will never be forgotten. A Celebration of Barbara’s Life will be announced at a later date. You will be missed by many Barbara, we hope you enjoy your journey at rest! Cremation arrangements entrusted to the Rushnell Funeral Home – Picton Chapel, 33 Main Street (613-476-2450).