Deborah Lou Porter (Gaul), 63, of Niles

Published 8:45am Tuesday, January 7, 2014

June 23, 1950 — Dec. 28, 2013

Deborah Lou Porter (Gaul), 63, of Niles, passed away on Dec. 28, 2013 at her home.

She was born on June 23, 1950 to Gerald and Mary (Heskett) Gaul in Buchanan. In 1980 she married Forest Porter who survives in Niles.

Deborah is also survived by her daughter Kim (Mark) Nelson of Niles, two brothers; Mike (Pat) Gaul of Buchanan, and Terry Gaul of Niles, one stepdaughter, one stepson, two grandchildren, four step grandchildren, three step great-grandchildren, two nieces and one nephew. She is preceded in death by her parents.

Cremation has taken place. Arrangements have been entrusted to Hoven Funeral Home, Buchanan. Online condolences may be made at

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