Edmundo Jose Porras
Edmundo Jose Porras, 75, of Prairie Village, Kansas, died February 7, 2011 at his home. He was born in Jinotepe, Nicaragua on February 12, 1935. He received his bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Engineering from the University of Florida. He married Linda Louise Coleman March 30, 1961 in Woodland, California. He held several posts thoughout his life, notably at Esso in Managua, Nicaragua, John Deere International in Mexico City and for ITT Publishing in Overland Park, Kansas.
Edmundo is survived by his wife Linda and children: daughter Ana Khan, Lawrence, Kansas and granddaughter, Saira Khan; son Martin Porras, and grandchildren Veronika and Lukas; daughter Amanda Ibrahim, Kuwait City, Kuwait and grandchildren Nadia and Ahmed Ibrahim; and son Jaime Porras, Telluride, Colorado; sister Maria Teresa Porras de Delgadillo and brother Jorge Salgado, both of Managua, Nicaragua.
A Celebration of Edmundo’s life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the American Cancer Society.