Barbara Porter, 74

Teacher, world traveler, arts lover

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Barbara Lynne Porter, 74, a resident of Mills Tower in Oak Park, died on March 19, 2013. She received a degree in theater from Mundelein College and taught at St. Peter Elementary School in Skokie for 32 years. While there, she made lifelong friends and was a favorite of many of the students. During this time she traveled the world and was a lover of the arts.

Barbara Porter is survived by her brother, Paul (Joyce) Porter; her nephew, David Porter; and several other relatives. There will be a memorial luncheon to honor her on April 7. For information, please contact Joyce Porter at

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