Timothy Allen Porter

Tawas City, Michigan
February 11, 1961 - June 5, 2021


Private family services will be held.

Obituary Notice

Timothy Allen Porter

Age 60, of Tawas City, Michigan died on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at Ascension St. Mary’s Hospital in Saginaw, Michigan surrounded by his loving family. He was born the son of Jimmy and Norma (Chapman) Porter on February 11, 1961 in Flint, Michigan. Tim absolutely cherished the beauty of the outdoors and was an avid fisherman. Some of his favorite fishing was in his boat floating down the AuSable River. Tim enjoyed camping trips with his family and friends. He always claimed that his most cherished moments in his life were seeing his grandbabies born and being called a PAPA! On August 16, 1980 Tim married his wife and best friend, Cheri Porter (Castano), at the Tawas United Methodist Church. Together they shared 41 years of marriage and raised three children all of whom survive him; Amanda (Tony) Lossing, Zachary (Harley) Porter and Matieson (William) Best. Also surviving Tim is his step mother Dolores Chughtai of Colorado, sister Deborah (Eric) Fogel of Chicago and half brother Jimmy Porter of Colorado; his adored grandchildren, Levi, Ivy Grace, Beverly, Lucy and Leon and many extended family members. Tim was preceded in death by his parents and his best friend Jim Jones whom he is already having a grand party with! Per his wishes cremation has taken place. Memorial contributions may be made to the Porter Family. Condolences may be shared at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com


The Porter Family Wishes
C/O Buresh Funeral Home
416 Whittemore Street
Tawas City, MI 48763


RIP Timmy. You made the world a better place.
— Tim Schirmer
Rest in peace brother. You will be missed.
Love you Porter family.
— Cathy & Randy Brookshire
See you on the other side brother
— Emil j Rousseau
Love ya uncle Tim just not gonna be the same without ya!!!!
— Chris Ashley n kids!!
I will miss you a lot u was more like brother to you will alway be in my thoughts and my heart love you brother Tim rest in peace
— Randy
My sincere sympathy to the Porter family. Thinking of you during this difficult time.💔🦋
— Kim Almy
Cheri and family,
We are so sorry for your loss. Tim will be missed by our family. Our prayers are with you all.
Lill and Mark
— Lillian Engle
So sorry Cheri and family. Cherish your memories. Hugs.
— Laura Cassiday
God's Blessings Cheri & Family..🙏💙
— Kimberly Pachy
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. RIP Tim until we met again
— Andrea & Kevin Martin
Cheri and family, I so very sorry for your loss
Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers
Jane Burgess
— Jane Burgess
Happy memories of Tim growing up in the Sand Lake area. Condolences to the Porter family.
— Mitch Lenczewski
Sincere condolences to the family.
— Shirley Pappaa
Cherish, my condolences for your loss. May God give you peace and comfort.
— Mike Davis
So sorry to hear about Tim he was a good guy. Hell be missed
— Sean Dillon
Cheri, I am so sorry to hear this. You and your family are in my prayers. My heart hurts for you.
— The Peach Grove
So sorry for your loss, Cheri! Peace be with you at this time. ❤️
— Chris & Perry Brown
With our deepest sympathy. You are all in our thoughts and our prayers.
— Theresa & Tim Scribner
Cheri and Family, I only heard today of your loss. I am so sorry for all of you. I know you have some fun camping memories. Love, Donna
— Donna Richey
Rest easy brother, it was a pleasure to meet you. You were a good man and a good friend! My condolences to the Porter family!
— Chris Dickerson
We are so very sorry to hear of Tim's passing. Our thoughts are with your entire family during this difficult time.
— David and Shelley Revord
My deepest sympathy for you Cher and to your family ❤️❤️❤️
— Mary Templeton Sheppard
Satsfo, I’ve known you all my life. You and my daddy are raising hell together I’m sure. The stories that he told that would trigger memories I held in my vault from being so young always included you. You are so deeply missed.
— Ashley Harris
Cheri, Amanda and family so sorry to hear of Tim's passing. I will miss seeing him at Walmart shopping. Miss seeing you Cheri and Amanda. Prayers and thoughts are with you both and your families. RIP Tim.
— June Scott

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