Mary Kathleen Hamilton Porter - December 31, 2014

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NEW BALTIMORE – Mary Kathleen Hamilton Porter, 72, passed away suddenly Wednesday December 31, 2014 surrounded by her loving family.  Mary was a communicant of St. Patrick’s Church, Ravena.  She was a waitress and worked for Red’s Restaurant in Coxsackie for many years.  Mary loved roller skating at the former Beck’s Roller Rink in Ravena, shopping and enjoyed playing the slot machines.


     Mary was predeceased by her husband of 52 years, William R. Porter, Jr.  Survivors include her sons, David R. (Melissa) Porter and Kirk D. (Barbara) Porter;  4 grandchildren;  4 great-grandchildren;  and very special friends, Kay Maher, Carol Brooks and Carol Bruno.  Mary was also predeceased by her son William R. Porter III, brothers Sonny, William and Tommy Hamilton and sister Joan (Charles) Bohl.


     Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena on Friday, January 9, 2015 from 4 to 6 PM.  A funeral mass will be held 9 AM Saturday, January 10th  at St. Patrick’s Church, Ravena.  In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of Mary may be made to St. Patrick’s Church, 21 Main St., Ravena, NY 12143.