Welcome to the memorial page for

Lenard Ray Porter

July 16, 1955 ~ December 20, 2017 (age 62)

Lenard Ray Porter, 62, of Wabash, Indiana, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 11:05 p.m.  He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on July 16, 1955.

Lenard was a veteran of both the United States Army and the United States Navy.  He retired as a machinist and had a love for fishing and watching television.

He is survived by his mother, Marie (Porter) Cavins, Wabash; brother, Henry (Dawn) Cavins, Jr., Gray, Kentucky; sisters, Mary Moore, Wabash, and Annette Cavins, Andrews.  He is preceded in death by his father, Henry Cavins, Sr. and brother, Robert Wayne Cavins.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992 with Ralph Johnson officiating. Burial to follow at the Marion National Cemetery, Marion, Indiana. Friends may call one hour prior to services.

In lieu of flowers, preferred memorials are to be made to the family of Lenard Porter for funeral expenses. 

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 Service Information

Funeral Service
December 27, 2017

10:00 AM
McDonald Funeral Home
231 Falls Ave
Wabash, IN 46992

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