302-478-7100 Wilmington & Hockessin, DE

Susan D. Porter

Susan D. Porter, age 62, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on August 29, 2018 at Compassionate Care Hospice.

Susan was a graduate of Chichester High School (1974) and the Delaware Beauty School. She was a hairstylist for over 40 years. For most of her career, she was the owner/stylist at John Francis Hair Design retiring in January 2018.

Her parents, Manuel and Jacqueline Miller and sister, Patricia Miller Perkowski, predeceased her. Susan is survived by her son, Jeremy Porter (Melissa) of Wilmington; grandchildren, Brandon, Jacob and Jackson Porter; brother, Michael Miller (Gladys) of Dagsboro, DE, Mark Miller (Patty) of Boothwyn, PA, David Miller of WV and Robbie Miller of Marcus Hook, PA.

The family would like to thank the staff at Delaware Hospice, Compassionate Care Hospice, Margie and Ed Kelly for their exceptional care during her time of need.

Funeral Services

Memorial Service on Friday September 14, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Chandler Funeral Home, 2506 Concord Pike, Wilmington.


    Kim Parr lit a candle and writes,
    I have known Susan since my childhood. My sincere condolences go out to her friends and family; especially to my Aunt and Uncle, Gladys and Mike Miller, and to my cousins Kristy and Wesley. The generosity and support you gave to her physically, spiritually and financially in her time of need will come back to you ten fold. God bless you. I love you guys. Love, Kim
    09/09/2018 04:01 pm
    Kathy Deganich writes,
    I will always remember Susan with a smile. She was such an active part of holidays and family gatherings with Gladys and Mike over the years, and she was dearly loved and will be missed by all. Our sympathy and prayers are for the family, Kathy and Dave
    09/09/2018 08:05 pm
    TERRY TRUONO writes,
    Sending my condolences to family and friends and all who were touched by Susan. A friendship, I will hold close to my heart. You are sadly missed. Terry Truono
    09/11/2018 09:31 pm
    Suzanne Canavin lit a candle and writes,
    I knew Susan as a hairdresser first, then we became friends. My condolences to her son and family for this loss.
    09/15/2018 03:29 pm
    Rob miller writes,
    To my sister Susan, You don’t know what you have until it’s too late. I will miss you dearly. Your brother, Rob
    09/17/2018 12:56 pm

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