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Portia Elaine Chambers

November 4, 1943 - February 19, 2019

Portia Elaine Chambers, 75, of Lorain, passed away on February 19, 2019 at her home in New Life Hospice Care.

She was born November 4, 1943 in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. As a longtime resident of Lorain, she was a former employee of Pierre Foods, Anchor Lodge Nursing Home, and Baldwin Wallace College.

Portia is survived by her children: Tony Starks of Cleveland, Sonja Starks of Elyria, Lolita “Gidget” Starks (Gerard Lovett) of Lorain, Dora Starks of Lorain, and Cathy Willis-Thomas of Berea; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren; a sister, Jackie Carter of New Jersey.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 27 years, Albert “Obie” Chambers; a companion, Clyde Thomas; and first husband, Edwin Starks Sr.; her parents; Walter and Hazel Carter.

Family and friends will be received on Friday, March 1, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Brown-Robinson Funeral Home, 2652 Broadway Ave, Lorain.



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