Mark Linwood Porter, 63

Mark Linwood Porter, 63, of Lancaster County died peacefully at his home July 13, 2023 after a long illness. Born at Pottstown Hospital on May 27, 1960.

He is survived by mother Evelyn (Law) Porter, brother Gregg (Nancy) Porter and sister Wendy Worrell. Nephews Jared Jacobs, Joshua Porter, Matthew Worrell and long time caregiver Jeffrey Gehman. Predeceased by father Gerald L. Porter.

Mark worked as a lab technician at Reading Hospital and Rutt's Customer Cabinetry. He enjoyed skiing, horseback riding and travelling around to antiques shops seeking out his next find.

Services will be held Tuesday July 18, 2023 at Catagnus Funeral Home, 711 N Franklin St, Pottstown, PA

Viewing 10:00-11:00. Service following. Burial at Highland Memorial Park, 701 Farmington Ave., Pottstown.

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I have not seen Mark since our high school days. We were both drummers in marching band and enjoyed our solid connections in band. He was always a good friend to me, caring and kind. I’m sure he will be missed

~ Mark Polins
7/17/2023 12:25:11 AM

Haven't seen Mark in years but partied with him often back in the 70's and 80's. Much fun to be around. Did know he wasn't well but now at peace. God Bless

~ Robert Schmoyer READING, PA
7/16/2023 4:18:20 PM

My condolences to the family. I went to college with Mark. We were friends for many years. We lost contact, but I have many fond memories of fun times. Mark was a friendly, sweet, caring man i am truly saddened to read of his passing. Rest In Peace, my friend.

~ Ron Czebieniak
7/16/2023 3:05:09 PM