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Memorial Created By
Joanne Baker-Smith

Madelyn Porr

June 22, 1924 - April 02, 2020

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Madelyn Porr. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. As we plan virtual gatherings, we will post invites. Remember to RSVP to help us plan. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial.

OBITUARY
Her SmileAuthor Unknown Though her smile is gone foreverand her hand I cannot touchI still have so many memoriesOf the one I loved so much.Her memory is now my keepsakeWhich with I’ll never part.God has her in her keepingI have her in my heart.Sadly missed, but never forgotten.
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  • Joanne Baker-Smith
    Thinking of my amazing Granny today and always:) I love her smile in this picture.
  • Joanne Baker-Smith
    There are a million reasons why I think Granny is so incredible, but the one that sticks out to me is the way she cared for others. When she was 80 years old she went back to work caring for a very special person my Enna. She cared for Jen’s mom with...  more
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  • Karen Champion
    When I was in my preteen, early teen years, granny would watch me every Friday night. This one time a friend was sleeping over and we were concocting a plan to sneak out when granny went to sleep 😂 we lived on the first floor so we decided we would...  more
  • Karen Champion
    JoJo thank you for setting this up!! I love seeing the pictures and reading the comments.
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  • Joanne Baker-Smith
    Hanging with the ladies ❤️
  • Joanne Baker-Smith
    Granny could wear a Christmas sweater like nobody’s business😊
  • Joanne Baker-Smith
    Granny was always there to support us and celebrate us. Birthdays, graduations Granny was there ❤️
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  • Joanne Baker-Smith
    Spending time together in Granny and Grandpa’s kitchen. 1978
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  • Joan Petrocelli
    Mom was the best grandmother...
  • Judith Broderick
    I could write a book about all the wonderful things Granny has done. Of course one of the funny story was when she went to Key Food with Bing and surprised me with 25 boxes of Broccoli with Cheese sauce. The grin on her face was priceless. Your Mom...  more
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  • Jennifer Porr
    I will always remember the sound of Grandma’s whistle outside our apartment window letting us know she was here. I will also remember her telling us to give her one ring on the phone to let her know that we arrived home safely.
  • Jennifer Porr
    Grandma welcomed her first grandchild in 1971 at the age of 47. She continued to welcome and love more grandchildren into her nineties. Anyone know how many grand, great, and great-great grandchildren there are altogether?
  • Joanne Baker-Smith
    I will always remember Granny ringing the buzzer of our building and yelling up to us from the lobby to see if we needed ice cream or some other item that was on sale. She always remembered which ice cream was our favorite:)
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  • Irene Baker
    Granny was there for special occasions and the everyday moments -- she made them all special 💕
  • Joanne Baker-Smith
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