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“To a GREAT man who taught a rookie cop the importance of Police And Fire working together. Your legacy will live on through your kids and...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Bubba. - Brimfield, OH - Friend

“Porter families, I'm so sorry for your loss. I remember you dad well. He and my dad were great friends. ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Tracy Couch - Akron, OH

“So sorry for your loss he was my Uncle that I have Wonderful child hood memories with and Great adult memories with when visiting or on Facebook he...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Robert May - Corpus Chisti, TX

“Cliff an I worked together for many years at First Energy. We e-mailed an had breakfast in Hartville together when I came back to Ohio. I will truly...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: David Greenfield - Dunedin, FL

“Scott, Tim, Randy and family, We were very sorry to hear that our dear friend had passed away. Your dad was one of a kind - the best kind. He will be...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Greg and Linda Holtzapple - Kent, OH

“Sorry for your loss Randy and family! Prayers for comfort! ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Heidi Beckett-Hyde - Brimfield, OH

“Offering our deepest sympathies during this time. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: The Staff of Bissler & Sons Funeral Home - OH

“Sending condolences and prayers to the Porter family. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Schonauer - Kent, OH

“Sincere sympathy to the Porter family. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Lynnda & Bill Gress - OH - Friend

“Dear Porter family so sorry to have to write this I know how much you are hurting right now, but I believe in life after death here on earth and I...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Patricia Keller - Ocala, FL

“Sending my love and condolences to the family. Cliffy was a very special man. I worked at the Brimfield Steakhouse for many many years and he was...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Stephanie Dean - Norfolk, VA

“So sorry for your lose, I believe in life after so I know Corann was waiting for him to come thru the tunnel! She will show him the way and to...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Patricia Keller - Ocala, FL

Clifford Porter Jr., 73, of Brimfield, died Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at University Hospital in Cleveland.

He was born May 11, 1945 in Akron to Clifford and Lucille Catherine (Rett) Porter. He was a veteran of the Air Force during the Vietnam war. Clifford retired from Ohio Edison after 35 years. He served with the Brimfield Fire Department, American Red Cross, Cuyahoga Valley Parks and currently with the Tallmadge Police Department as an Auxiliary Officer.

He is survived by sons, Scott (Kellie) Porter of Akron, Tim (Claireese) Porter of Canton, and Randy (Kristen) Porter of Brimfield; grandchildren, Brittany, Joshua, Justin, Kassidy, Logan, Cole, and Drew; and brother, Gary (Nancy) Porter of Dublin. He was preceded in death by his wife, Corann Porter; and brothers, Donald L. and Robert "Bobby".

A visitation will be held at Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory on Sunday, June 3rd from 6pm-8 pm. The family asks in lieu of flowers donations are made to the Brimfield Police K-9 Unit, 1287 Tallmadge Road, Kent, OH 44240 or Tallmadge Police K-9 Unit, Attn: Nate Ikes, 53 Northeast Avenue, Tallmadge OH 44277 with the checks made out to Tallmadge FOP #112 (K-9 unit).