June 20, 1973 – Sunday, December 6, 2009
The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertvi
Friday, December 11, 2009
Shane “Evil” M. Porter, age 36 of Buffalo died unexpectedly on Sunday, December 6, 2009 at the Buffalo Hospital.
He was born on June 20, 1973 to Terry Madden & Sandra Porter in Minneapolis. A class of 1991 graduate of Edison Senior High School in Minneapolis Shane worked various carpentry and construction jobs, the latest being the 35W bridge. He belonged to carpenters union local #1644 for seven years. He also earned money racing motorcycles and working in the pit crew. He was a member CRA central road racing association and the AMA – American motorcycle association. In April of 2000 Shane met Jamie Jopp. They were wed in Osseo on January 5, 2008 and were blessed with a son. Besides spending time with his family, Shane enjoyed fishing and riding his motorcycle.
Survived by: wife, Jamie & son, Logan; mother, Sandra Steves, Coon Rapids; sister, Stacy Mikkelson (Sara Shykes), Inver Grove Heights; parents-in-law, Tim & Kathy Jopp; grandmother-in-law, Judy Paulus, all of Maple Grove; sisters-in-law: Jeana (Trenton) Perron, Otsego & Jennifer Jopp (Patrick Creech), Burnsville; nieces, Piper Perron & Ariana Creech; nephews, Tristan Perron & Evan Shykes; special friends: chocolate lab Kali Jo & black cat Dodger “Fatty Blackness”.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, December 11, 2009 at 7:30 PM at The Peterson Chapel – St. Michael/Albertville funeral home in St. Michael. Visitation will begin at 4:00 PM until the time of the service.
In lieu of plants and flowers, memorials are preferred.