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Mount Sinai Obituaries and Services » Billy L. Porter

Billy L. Porter

September 17, 1930 - November 10, 2016

Service Information Mount Sinai Hollywood Hills - Mount Sinai Chapel

Service Date: Wednesday November 16th, 2016

Service Time: 2:00 pm

Mount Sinai Hollywood Hills - Mount Sinai Chapel

5950 Forest Lawn Drive

Los Angeles, California 90068

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Posted by:
Dan Burstein

Posted on:
November 16, 2016

Bill Porter was a great teacher and a truly important force in my life. I will remember him always--and all the life lessons I learned as a student in his fourth grade class at El Rodeo, 1962-63. Kelly: When I talked to Bill last summer, he told me about your legendary baking talents (which I have since had confirmed by several friends from Santa Cruz), and he was as proud of you in talking about your achievements in the summer of 2016 as he was when he used to tell his classroom about what you were up to when you were a five year-old. My condolences to the family. Dan Burstein