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Geoffrey "Geoff" Porter


Geoff Porter of the New Apostolic Church, Fort Myers, FL Congregation, formerly of Schaumburg, IL congregation passed away, Wednesday, July 24th, 2019. At his request, there will be no wake or funeral.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to either:

New Apostolic Church, re Charitable Organization, 6005 Perry Highway, Erie, PA 16509


Brookfield Zoological Society, 8400 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513

Condolences to:
Renate Porter, Brian, Daniela, Nicole, Michael, Amy Porter and David Porter

Geoff was born December 17, 1954 and passed away at the age of 64. He worked as a hospital nurse and Hopi reservation nurse in Arizona for about a decade. He then was a hog farmer for another eight years and then worked at the Brookfield Zoo for nearly twenty years in a number of roles including as a docent. He was preceded into eternity by his parents Harlan Porter and Madora Porter (nee Nelson) and his brother Glenn Porter. He leaves his sister Glenda Huebscher (and Chuck) with nephews Zachary and Jeremy, sister-in-law Renate Porter, nephew David, nephew Brian and his wife Daniela and their three children Nicole, Michael and Amy.

Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513.
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