Dale Patterson “Pat” Porterfield, 72, of Warrenton, died on April 7, 2018.
Born March 23, 1946, in Wichita Falls, Texas, he was the son of Curtis and Norma Porterfield and the stepson of Dorothy Porterfield.
Mr. Porterfield was an active and dedicated member of the Christadelphian Ecclesia in Arlington where he exhorted and taught Bible classes. A skilled welder and sheet metal worker, he retired from government service in 1996 and recently retired as a draftsman from Federal Mogul in 2017.
He was a devoted and loving husband to Eileen Porterfield for 46 years and father to Amy (Josh) of Virginia Beach, Michael (Veronica) of Warrenton, Benjamin (Shannon) of Bealeton and David (Alana) of Virginia Beach. He was the beloved “Papa” to 10 grandchildren: Dominiq, Zoe, Phillip, Nicholas, Dylan, Emily, Olivia, Ava, Kinleigh and Charlotte. His stepbrother Steve (Kathie) Floyd and family live in Elon, N.C.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, at Moser Funeral Home. The service will take place at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 12, at the funeral home. Interment will be at Bright View Cemetery near Warrenton.
Memorial contributions may be made to Meal-a-Day
Online condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com