David Porter, age 78, of Pickerington, Ohio, passed away on August 11, 2020, at home, surrounded by his loving family. David was born January 26, 1942, to the late James and Irene (Bondo) Porter Sr. in Wheeling, West Virginia. He graduated in 1959 from McKinley Vocational High School in Wheeling, West Virginia and went on to graduate Cum Laude from Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio in 1973. David served in the Navy as a radio operator (RM2) from 1963 to 1969. In 2004, he retired from N. Wasserstrom and Sons as a product designer in Columbus, Ohio. David was a member of Pickerington Church of the Nazerene. He was an enthusiast of auto mechanics and woodworking, and he was a model train hobbyist. David is survived by his loving wife Carol; children, Jeremy (Alexa) Porter, Michael (Yutao) Porter; grandchildren, James Oliver Porter, Eileen Song Porter, siblings, James (Bridget) Porter Jr., Jane (Tom) Fadul. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Porter. A visitation will be held on FRIDAY, AUGUST 14, 2020, from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the Pickerington Church of the Nazarene, where his service will follow at 11:00 AM with Pastor Phil Manson officiating. Online condolences available at www.pfeiferfuneral.com.
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