Patrick "Randy" Porter
October 24th, 1959 - August 21st, 2019
PORTER, Patrick (Randy) Randell age 59 of Calgary, passed away suddenly Aug 21, 2019 at Calgary Foothills Medical Centre.
He was the husband of Wendy Porter (Watts). They shared 23 years of marriage and were together for 30 years. Randy will be greatly missed by the love of his life and children. Randy lived life to the fullest with his family by his side and had a passion and dream job that he created with his brother and partner Rob.
Randy is survived by his wife Wendy, son Cooper, twin daughter Tyya & twin son Cohen and the family dog Casey.
Born in Fort Smith, NWT, he was one of 5 children. Brother Robert Porter, brother Ron Porter (Donna), sister Pamela Porter her daughters Kytra Porter & Tyrsi Porter, sister Karen Porter her daughter Sara, husband Doug and son Otis and his in-laws and other family members. Randy was predeceased by his parents Bob & Rose Porter who passed away in 2001 & 2012.
Randy graduated from William Aberhart High School in 1978. From there, for the next 23 years he went to work for AGT which was later renamed TELUS. Randy also went back to SAIT several times and had three degrees in Electronics, IT Management and Accounting. Randy took a package in 2001, only to go on and start his business with his brother & partner Rob. SPRECOM is and was Randy’s DREAM and never had any true plans to retire from this dream. Randy was a huge supporter of Toastmasters where he absolutely loved to train and strengthen others and himself. His passion and commitment to both his family, work and others will never be forgotten by all the people he touched.
A celebration of life will be held at St. Mary’s University, McGivney Hall, 14500 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, AB on Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 2pm to 4 pm. To view and share photos, condolences and stories of Randy, please visit www.choicememorial.com. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Choice Memorial Cremation & Funeral Services (403) 277-7343.