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Posted: Monday, January 15, 2018 2:28 pm | Updated: 12:28 pm, Tue Jan 16, 2018.

   Patricia A. Porco passed away at the age of 77 on January 10th, 2018.

Patricia was born in Tipp County, OH. She moved to Homestead Florida her senior year and graduated from South Dade Senior High, Class of ’58.

   Pat was a dedicated parishioner at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, where she volunteered many years at the church carnival. Pat lived a full generous life filled with infectious laughter and a radiant smile. She enjoyed gardening, her roses and even pulled weeds. She played tennis for years making life long friends along the way. She enjoyed watching all sports and playing cards with her family. She actively volunteered with underprivileged youth with the Youth Fishing Foundation.

   She is survived by her husband of 55 years Samuel S. Porco, DMD. Her brother Charles Huffman and his wife Janie. Her 4 children (3) sons; Troy Porco and his wife Chrissy, Matt Porco and his wife Jennifer, and Derek Porco and his Wife Wendy and her daughter; Dina Rank and husband Brian, 10 grandchildren; Caroline, Connor, Jessica, Chance, Jenna, Colton, Nico, Joey, Cannon and Mateo. And two honorary grandchildren Abbigal and Toni Ackerman.

   She will join her mom and Dad; James and Helen Huffman, her father in law Samuel Porco Sr. and Laura Porco .

   Her biggest Joy and greatest accomplishment was spending time with her grandchildren.

   In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Soup Kitchen or Sacred Heart Catholic Church in her honor.