SHARON, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Mark A. Porterfield, 62, formerly of Sharon, passed away Thursday afternoon, August 5, 2021, in Allegheny Health Network, Grove City.
Mr. Porterfield was born March 15, 1959, in Sharon, a son of the late John and Shirley (Shell) Porterfield.
He graduated from Sharon High School and later attended Pittsburgh Art Institute.
A simple man, he loved drawing, especially self portraits and taking care of his mother, prior to her death.
Mark is survived by, a brother, Ted Porterfield and his wife, Kelly and a sister, Gerri Adams.
In addition to his parents, Mark was preceded in death by two sisters, Ruth Ann Porterfield and Cindy Jo Keller and a nephew, Justin Catrucco.
In keeping with Mark’s wishes there will be no calling hours or a service.
Arrangements are being handled by the J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
A television tribute will air Thursday, August 12 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. on WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.