Joanne Jeraldine (Henry) Porter passed away to be with our Lord on February 8, 2023 Joanne was born on June 7, 1942 to John and Madeline Henry. She was the oldest of 6 siblings; she grew up working on the family dairy farm as a kid in Myrtle Point Oregon. Joanne graduated top of her class from Myrtle Point High School in 1961. Later Joanne moved to Bandon Oregon where she met her first husband (Shorty Bratcher) and had 2 children Connie and Fred. After Shorty passed away Joanne moved with her children to the Clatskanie area where she met her second husband B.R. Porter who had 5 children from a previous marriage; Heidi, Bobby, Ava, Carla and Carolyn, together they had daughter Reeca. Joanne was working locally in the hospitality business and later went into the Real Estate field which she continued for many years getting her brokers license and buying Herb Clifford Real Estate running that until she retired in 2013. Joanne is survived by her husband B.R., 2 daughters Connie and Reeca, 2 brothers Will and Dallas Henry, Sister Susie Marquez. Grandchildren Brittany, Darrian, Chase and Sami as well as great grandchildren Liam and Ashton. Numerous nieces, nephews, grand and great children on her husbands side.
There will be a celebration of life Saturday February 18, 2023 @ Clatskanie Baptist Church 11am.