Laura Ames

Laura Ames

Female 1908 - 1990  (82 years)

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  • Name Laura Ames 
    Born 26 Jun 1908 
    Gender Female 
    Died Nov 1990 
    Age 82 years 
    Person ID I37236  Tree2020
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 

    Father Charles W. Ames,   b. 1878,   d. 9 Aug 1961  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ina Chase,   b. 1889,   d. 1959  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F62002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Harrison Everett Porter Married: 2x2x ,   b. 13 Oct 1894, Boylston, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1981, Lacona, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 26 Jun 1952 
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F13835  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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      Laura A Porter

      Laura A. Porter, 82, of 8358 Harwood Drive, Lacona, died recently at the House of the Good Samaritan, Watertown, where she was admitted Novemeber 5 after a long illness.
      Funeral services were held at the Summerville Funeral Home, Sandy Creek, with the Rev. Melvyh S. Connell, pastor of the Sandy Creek Wesleyan Church, officiating.

      Contributions may be made to the Sandy Creek Wesleyan Church.

      Surviving are three stepdaughters, Mrs. Elsie Muniz, Medford, Oregon; Mrs. Lila Scordino, Vestal; and Mrs. Iva Mortenson, Johnson City; a stepson Maurice Porter, Barnesville,S.C.; a sister, Mrs. Conrad (Lila) Ericson, North Chili; a brother, Donald Ames, Marion, Ind.; and several step-grandchildren.

      A brother, Charles Douglas Ames, died before her.

      Born June 26, 1908, in Morristown, daughter of Charles and Ina Chase Ames, she graduated from Sandy Creek High School and Houghton College, where she got her teaching degree. She taught school for 25 years at Barnes Corners, Redfield, and Stillwater, and retired from Orwell School.

      She married Harrison E. Porter June 26, 1952. The couple lived all their married life on Demott St., Lacona. Mr Porter died November 7, 1981, at the age of 87. After his death Mrs. Porter moved to 8358 Harwood Drive to live with Mrs. Dicia Whipple.

      She was a board member and Sunday School teacher at the Sandy Creek Wesleyan Church and a member of the New York State Retired Teachers Association

      Source: Pulaski Democrat, Dec 10, 1990