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Dr. Peter J. Porter


Dr. Peter J. Porter
The death of Dr. Peter J. Porter of Charlottetown, PEI occurred peacefully at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital on Saturday, September 29, 2018. A graduate of Mount Allison University, the Dalhousie University Faculty of Dentistry and the University of Manitoba College of Dentistry’s orthodontic program, Dr. Porter dedicated his professional life to the practice of orthodontics for over 40 years. He leaves a legacy of beautiful smiles across the Island, and beyond. Dr. Porter is survived by his wife, Dianne (Swindall); son Alexander (Bianca) of Thornton, CO, daughters Andrea and Emily of Ottawa, ON; and grandchildren Joshua, Kathryn and Kendall. He is also survived by his brothers, Robin (Janice) of Wolfville, NS, and Chris (Alice) of Sackville, NB. He was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Kathryn (MacIntosh) Porter of Fredericton, NB. There will be no visitation by request. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of the Belvedere Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Buell officiating. A reception to follow. A private interment will be held at the Argyle Shore Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Provincial Palliative Care Centre, Charlottetown, PEI. Arrangements have been entrusted to Belvedere Funeral Home.
Service Date
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Service Time
1:00 p.m.
Service Location
Belvedere Funeral Home Chapel

No visitation by request.

Burial Date
October 2, 2018
Burial Location
Argyle Shore Cemetery

Requested Charity
Provincial Palliative Care Centre