Eli Joseph Porter, 9-year-old son of Jon and Joann Porter of Albion, died unexpectedly Sunday, March 21, 2021 at his home.
Eli leaves behind many to mourn his loss, yet celebrate his life, including his parents Joann and Jon, sister and brother Skylar and Tate, paternal grandparents Randy and Jeni Porter of Albion, maternal grandmother Carol Wynia of Yankton, SD, aunts and uncles: Tessa Porter of Papillion, Dori (Joshua) Harris of York, Niki DeFries of Springfield, SD and John Wynia of Papillion, great grandmothers: Norma Porter of Albion and Marcleen Wynia of Springfield, SD, along with great aunts, great uncles, many cousins, other relatives and many friends.
He was welcomed into heaven by his maternal grandfather Gary Wynia, great grandparents: Joseph Porter, PeeWee and Ann Kinzer, Gerben Wynia, Wyland and Lois Clark.
Funeral services were held Saturday, March 27, 2021 at Zion Lutheran Church in Albion with Rev. Carolann Hopcke officiating. Burial followed at St. Michael’s Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the family so they can be used to provide things that little boys will enjoy like playground equipment, trees, swing-sets, dodge balls, etc. Memorial gifts may be given at https://everloved.com/life-of/eli-porter/.
Levander Funeral Home of Albion assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfh.com.
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