She lived a good portion of her life in Copley and was the owner of the Copley Grill.
Ethel was preceded in death by her first husband, Elmer Cornell; and her daughter, Diane Berkey.
She is survived by her husband of 30 years, Hobart Porter; son, Chet Cornell of Wadsworth; granddaughters, Lyn Smith, Misty Angle, Sheila Yingling, Jennifer Prunty; nine great grandchildren.
Per her wishes, cremation has taken place.
Memorial Contributions may be made to HMC Hospice of Medina County, 5075 Windfall Road, Medina, OH 44256.