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Ella L. Porter

Tuesday, January 25, 2005

Oct. 10, 1915-Jan. 20, 2005

Ella L. Porter, 89, died Thursday (Jan. 20, 2005) at the home of her niece in Sterling, Colo.

She was born Oct. 10, 1915, to Lonnie and Pearl Jennie (Schroeder) Porter in Huntley. She grew up in Huntley and graduated from Huntley High School in 1933.

She moved to Alma before moving to California in 1957, where she worked as a nanny for 25 years. She returned to McCook in 1982, where she spent the remainder of her life.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Mearl Porter; two sisters, Arline Stewart and Gladys Davidson; and nephew, Gary Davidson.

Survivors include her niece, Dori Seghi of Sterling, Colo.

Graveside services are Wednesday, 1 p.m., in the Culbertson Cemetery in Culbertson with the Rev. Dan Spearow officiating.

Memorials may be given in her name and left at Herrmann Funeral Home in McCook.

Herrmann Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.