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Luella Porter

September 21, 2007
Luella Porter
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Luella Porter, 88, of Delafield, went to join her husband Gordon in Heaven on September 21, 2007, after a long, courageous fight with cancer. She was born in Lena August 16, 1919 to the late Howard and Edith (Ellman) Sprise. She graduated from Oconto High School in 1937 of which she was prom queen. She married Gordon Porter on May 30, 1941 at First American Lutheran Church, Oconto. Upon Gordon?s discharge from the service they moved to Milwaukee where they lived until 1955. They then moved back to Lena and farmed the Telford farm. Luella worked 10 years at Frigo Cheese Factory, Lena. They gave up farming and moved to Stiles. Upon her husbands death in 2001 she moved to Delafield to be near her daughter where she lived until her death. Luella will be dearly missed by her daughter Donna Chudada, Pewaukee; two grandson Chris (fiancee Julie Propp) and Ryan Chudada, a sister Lois (William) Olson, Pewaukee; nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her husband, parents son-in-law Joseph Chudada, two brothers Ronald and Elden Sprise. The family will receive relatives and friends at the First American Lutheran Church, Oconto, from 1:30 to 3:30 PM Tuesday, September 25, 2007. Funeral services will be conducted 3:30 PM at the church with the Rev. Richard DeBenedetto officiating. Burial will be at the Evergreen Cemetery. The Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the family. On line condolences may be expressed at The family wishes to thank Angels Grace Hospice, Oconomowoc, Dr. Sanches and the staff at Oncology Alliance for their care. Also special thanks to Joyce for all her help. Mom, you will always be loved, remembered and missed.

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