Ronald Barton Clinton Porter   1932 – 2012 –Founder of Town and Country Trailer Sales, Veteran of the Korean Conflict (serving with the Catholic Chaplins in Korea, Germany and Canada), Past Chair of the Peterborough Alzheimer’s Society, and Kiwanis Club member for over 30 years. Peacefully and surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, December 4, at the P.R.H.C.  A man of profound integrity, Ron’s career was marked by his caring dedication to his community and his family. Beloved husband of Kathryn (nee Barrett), dear father of Donna (David) Barsalou, Debra Porter-Middagh, Ron (Cindy) Porter, and Darryl (Susan Dunkley McKnight) Porter.   Cherished Poppa of Jerimiah, Jizelle, Melissa, Jennifer, Kayla, Ron Jr. and Laurie, and great grandchildren Jessica, Chase, Alyssa, and Victoria.   Survived by his brothers Roger and Darryl, and his sister Leona. A celebration of Ron’s life will take place at a later date.  To send condolences, or to make a donation to the Alzheimer Society of Peterborough in lieu of flowers, please go to www.CommunityAlternative.ca or call COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME at 705-740-0444.  Special thanks to Dr. Gillis-Doyle, Dr. Beamish, Dr. Ragaz and the wonderful staff at the PRHC Palliative Unit who have provided care, compassion, wisdom and support over this past week.

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