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.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Dr Peter J Porter 19452018..