Patricia D. Porter



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Patricia D. Porter Greece: Sunday, November 21, 2021 at age 87. Predeceased by her parents, Benjamin and Louise Duncan; infant brother, Raymond Duncan; brother, Kevin Duncan. Survived by her children, Michele (Rick) Bambauer, Marial Ophardt, Curtis (Donna) Porter, Shirley Sherman; grandchildren, Nathan (Tina) Ophardt, Kristen (Dave) Rogers, Todd (Alicia) Ophardt, Jessica (Robert) Garcia, Erik Porter, Melanie Porter (Armondo), Audra Porter, Tim (Amanda) Hoats, Matthew (Rachel) Sherman, Jonathan Sherman; 11 great-grandchildren; brother, G. Burke (Linda) Duncan; sister, Sandra Duncan (James) Pusateri; nieces and nephews, Alexa Duncan, David Ladd, Sean Duncan, Hunter Duncan; sister of the heart, Helen Herman. Patricia was a retiree of Eastman Kodak Company and a life member of Greece Volunteer Ambulance.   Friends may call Friday (Nov 26th) 4-7 PM at Vay-Schleich and Meeson, 1075 Long Pond Road. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday (Nov 27th) 10:30 AM at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, Greece. Private Interment. Contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice in her memory.  


  1. Dee Carusna on November 23, 2021 at 12:39 pm

    Again so sorry for your loss prayers of strength to you and the family during this very difficult time

  2. Sherry Messer on November 23, 2021 at 12:43 pm

    I am so sorry for your loss. Keeping you in my prayers.

  3. Missy Perlic on November 23, 2021 at 1:14 pm

    Michele, So sorry for your loss. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts. Hugs, Missy

  4. Cindy Jamiot on November 23, 2021 at 1:26 pm

    Michele, So sorry for you and your family loss. Lifting all in prayers and keeping in my thoughts. Sending hugs and love. Ben and Cindy

  5. Ann Leiferman on November 23, 2021 at 1:37 pm

    My deepest condolences Michele. Your sweet mama was one of a kind. Love you

  6. Donna Porter on November 23, 2021 at 3:49 pm

    This candle is for Pat, for being the best possible mother in law I could ask for. She was always welcoming and was always there for my children and me. She’ll live forever in our hearts. Love you Pat (Grams)

  7. David Harris on November 23, 2021 at 5:10 pm

    So sorry to here of Aunt Pat’s passing she will be missed by all.

  8. Patty Baxter on November 23, 2021 at 5:23 pm

    Michele and family, Keeping you all in my prayers at this difficult time. May all your memories sustain you and bring you peace. Love you, Michele! pj

  9. Valencia Spearman on November 23, 2021 at 5:30 pm

    So very sorry for your loss, Michelle. You and your family are in my prayers.

  10. Melissa on November 23, 2021 at 5:35 pm

    My prayers are with you and your family during your difficult time.

  11. Sami Othman on November 23, 2021 at 6:13 pm

    My sincerest condolences to Michele Bambauer and her extended family. I was speaking with Michele as she was driving to New York to be with her mom and siblings last week. I hope and pray that everyone had opportunity to be in one another’s presence. Thoughts and prayers to the family.

  12. Terri Keeling on November 23, 2021 at 7:37 pm

    My deepest sympathy to Michele and family. I pray that you all find comfort in this most difficult time.

  13. Janet N. Porter on November 23, 2021 at 7:57 pm

    Michele & Family, Knowing how difficult this grief is, remember to share the stories in her memory. She left you with a garden of memories, sprayed with a million tears. My heart breaks for you, Jan

  14. Philip Setnik on November 23, 2021 at 9:22 pm

    Michele and family, Deepest sympathies on your loss. May she rest in peace, and may you all find comfort in sharing memories of her.

  15. Shields Yvonne on November 23, 2021 at 9:35 pm

    My heart is with your family at this difficult time.

  16. Patty on November 23, 2021 at 9:55 pm

    Michele, I am so sorry for your loss but I am virtually holding you in my arms! (((HUG))) Keeping you and all of your family in my prayers at this time. Hoping all of your loving memories of your Mom will sustain you during this time to bring you peace.

  17. Love,Audra on November 23, 2021 at 10:06 pm

    It’s hard to put in words the sadness i feel .you were the grandma I had most of my life! Your presence will be missed so much! I love you so much! I’ll see you again someday!!! I love love love u

  18. Jane Ann Billings-Hunt on November 23, 2021 at 10:33 pm

    You are now in heaven Godmother where your mother and father reside. You are a special lady and now you can shine even more. I will look for a new star in the sky.

  19. Margie Wright on November 24, 2021 at 2:35 am

    “Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality” ~ Emily Dickinson Sending deepest sympathies & love.

  20. Larisa Niazov on November 24, 2021 at 12:57 pm

    Michelle, I am so very sorry for the great loss of your dear mother. I will be thinking of you and your family and sending prayers of love and comfort your way. Lora Niazov

  21. Marlene on November 24, 2021 at 10:44 pm

    Pat was my very good neighbor for the past 7 yrs. it is such a shock. She will be greatly missed. Prayers for all her dear family. Marlene Logory

  22. Frank Stein on November 25, 2021 at 12:19 am

    What a pleasant person! I worked with Pat at EK and had opportunities to talk to Pat at the CES Retiree picnics.

  23. Bob & Mary Lou Ray on November 25, 2021 at 8:01 pm

    We extend our heartfelt condolences and deepest sympathy to Pat’s family. Pat was one fine Lady, a great neighbor, and a dear friend. Having had wholesome conversations with Pat, I will experience a void in my life. May your many memories assist to carry you through this time of grieving. God bless all of you. Bob & Mary Lou Ray

  24. Jennifer hecht on November 26, 2021 at 12:43 am

    Grams, you were always like another grandma to me when I was a teenager! You will be dearly missed by all.. watch over all your babies! My Condolences to the best second family a girl could have! All my love jenn ❤

  25. Mary Ann Hoyer on November 28, 2021 at 6:06 pm

    Michelle- I am so very sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. We have so many great memories from the Islands. She was a wonderful person and a best friend to Sheila. May she Rest In Peace. Mary Ann and Kurt Hoyer

  26. Mary Lou Mason on November 29, 2021 at 6:56 pm

    I’m sad to learn that Pat has died. We were friends from our days of working at Kodak park. We continued our friendship aftter left Kodak. I will miss her. GOD BLESS all her family. Mary Lou Mason

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