Ernest B. Porrin Sr.

Ernest B. Porrin Sr., 72, of Timblin, PA, died Sunday April 12, 2015 at Select Specialty Hospital in Erie, Pa.

Born November 21, 1942, in Falls Creek, PA., he was the son of the late Joseph John and Ruth Alzora Sprankle Porrin.

Ernest was a veteran of the US ARMY, His companion was Frances C. McMichael. He was employed as a welder until he retired in 1994. Ernest belonged to a Ham Radio Association. He also enjoyed fishing and hunting and his animals.

Ernest is survived by a two sons; Ernie Porrin Jr. and wife Barb of Falls Creek, Tim Porrin of Dubois, two daughters; Jackie Lingenfelter and husband Brooks of Sykesville, Tammy Porrin (missing since November 1986, thirteen grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents Ernest is preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday April 15, 2015 from 2 – 5 pm at Lifetime Celebrations, 800 West Weber Ave., Dubois PA.

Arrangements are being handled by the Furlong Funeral Home, Gregory K. Furlong FD, corner of Broad St. and First Ave., Summerville

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