Joseph Harold Porter,75, lawyer and educator, of Norwood,
formerly of Newton on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. He was born in Cambridge, July 21, 1938.
He was son of the late Morris George and Sylvia (Richmond)
Porter, beloved husband of the late Carol (Wallins), whom he married
June 23, 1960, she died Nov. 18, 1985. He later met and married
Natalie (Waldman) on Feb. 18, 1990, who died Jan. 21, 2013.
Porter graduated from Boston Latin Class of 1956, he then attended Tufts
University where he received his BA in 1960. In 1963 he received his
JD from Boston College, and took his Bar for MA. U.S. District Court in
1965, U.S. Supreme Court in 1992.
Services will be held at Stanetsky Memorial Chapels, 475 Washington
St., Canton on Sunday, Jan. 12 at noon. Burial will follow at Sharon
Memorial Park, 41 Dedham St., Sharon. Memorial observance will be at
the home of Andrew and Amy Porter immediately following burial until 8 p.m., continuing on Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m.. In lieu of flowers,
remembrances may be made to Boston Latin School Association, 27 School
St., Suite 300, Boston, MA 02108.