John G. Porter, Jr., of Detroit, MI:Information about John George Porter
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John George Porter (b. December 12, 1916, d. March 07, 1976)John George Porter (son of George Thomas Porter and Johanna Maria Rosner) was born December 12, 1916 in Detroit, Wayne County, MI, and died March 07, 1976 in Livonia, Wayne County, MI.He married Olive Viola Schwartz on February 08, 1947 in Selfridge Field, Mt Clemens, Macomb County, MI, daughter of Arthur Christian Schwartz and Frances Wilhelmena Keppen.
Notes for John George Porter:
Traveled in the Air Force.
Served in Okinawa
Served in Korea
Selfridge AFB, Mt. Clemmens, MI
Scott AFB, St. Louis, Missouri
Randolf AFB, San Antonio, TX
John's (Bud's) Military funeral was on Wednesday, 3/10/1976 at 10:00 am.
There were 3 color guards from Wurtsmith AFB in Oscoda.
There was a 7 man firing squad who gave a 21 gun salute.
There were 6 Air Force pall bearers.
There was a Chaplin.
The American Flag that was over the casket was presented to Olive.
I cried really hard that day.
More About John George Porter:
Education: Cass Technical HS, Detroit, MI.
Hospital Born: At home .
Military service: 29 Years US Air Force, Ret. 1967.
Nick Name: Bud.
More About John George Porter and Olive Viola Schwartz:
Marriage: February 08, 1947, Selfridge Field, Mt Clemens, Macomb County, MI.
Children of John George Porter and Olive Viola Schwartz are:
- +John George Porter, Jr., b. December 15, 1947, Detroit, Wayne County, MI.