Roy Wayne Potter

Born: Thu., Aug. 28, 1947
Died: Sat., Jan. 26, 2013


Visitation

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Jan. 29, 2013
Location: Misiuk Funeral Home


Funeral Service

1:00 PM Wed., Jan. 30, 2013
Location: Misiuk Funeral Home


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Roy Wayne Potter

New Lothrop

 Passed away suddenly Saturday Jan 26, 2013 as a result of a farming accident. Age 65. He was born August 28, 1947 in Owosso. His parents were Lloyd and Mary (Zubek) Potter. They have both passed away. Roy was a farmer. He was retired from GM where he had worked for 30 years. He married Susan Kay Beacham on Oct.1, 1966. She is left to mourn him. His children are: Gregory Potter (Leona Young) of New Lothrop,  Shelly (Kevin) Indlekofer, Chesaning,  Melissa (Daniel) Jenkins, Midland.

Grandkids: Krystal, Emily, Madison, Travis, Hunter, Melea, and a baby on the way.

Brothers and sisters: Charlie (Peggy) Potter, New Lothrop,  Russell (Bernice) Potter,Morrice,    Gerald (Judy) Potter, Flint,   Lloyd Jr. (Shirley) Potter, Chesaning,  Mildred Heminger, Morley,Mi.  His sister Faye Timlick has passed away.

Numerous nieces nephews and nieces.

Funeral service will take place Wed. Jan.30 at 1:00 pm at the funeral home. Rev. Ray Strawser will officiate with burial at Elmwood Cemetery, New Lothrop.

Visitation will take place on Tuesday Jan 29 at the funeral home from 1-8 pm.

 

 

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Angie and Tom Meder
   Posted Sun January 27, 2013
Sue and family,
We are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers as you mourn your loss and celebrate Roy's life.

Jennifer Klein
   Posted Sun January 27, 2013
The internet brings the world closer together. Wendy Daley, shared his tragic story with me. I can only ask God, to bring you Comfort and Grace during the incredibly difficult time. I pray that, even on your darkest days, God's sunshine will shine thru...In Christs Name I pray, Jennifer

Darlene (Grace) Brumley
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Dear Aunt Sue (shu-shu), I feel so sad for you at the passing of Uncle Roy. I know that you deeply loved him and he you! If you will lean on our Lord now he will help you with all of your grief. These are going to be tough days ahead for you and the your children and grandkids, but i know that God's arms are around you all and only he can trully bring you comfort. If i'm not there its because i couldn't get off work to come, i so want to be with you and give you a big hug. I'm so proud of all of you and your family. Please tell my cousins i'm so sorry for the passing of their father! Hopefully i'll come home in April or July and maybe i can spend some time with you. Love You Always Aut Shu Shu, Love Your Neice, Darlene Grace Brumley

chris beldyga
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
I'm sorry for your loss. I've always enjoyed seeing and talking to Roy, he was a good man.

Chris Beldyga

pat smith
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
MY PRAYS ARE WITH THE POTTER FAMILY,SO SORRY SUE FOR YOUR LOSS GRANDKIDS ARE THE ONES CAN HELP YOU THROW THIS TIME.

Uncle Ron and Auntie Betty
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
I only meet Roy a few times but could tell he was a loved man by all the family and friends that were around him. Im sure he will be sadly missed. Words can't express the sorrow I am feeling for yous. But know that are thoughs and prayers are of you at this time.

Shelley Wyant
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Dear Shelly and family: My heart goes out to you during this difficult time. May you find peace through your faith and with the support of your family and friends.

Karolynn Kischnick
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Shelly I am so sorry to hear about your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Trish Kohagen
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Roy and I went to Cantley School together. We used to walk home together and I always remember him as a kind and caring person. I was very saddened to hear of his passing. I pray that God's support will help you through this difficult time and lead you to remember the good times your family all had with him.

Lisa Hulbert
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Melissa, So sorry to hear about the loss of your father. My prayers are with you and your family. Lisa Hulbert

Juliet Johnston
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Dear Missy and Family,
I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Father. Please know that I am praying that peace and comfort will find their way into your hearts. Going over to your house while we were growing up was always so much fun, you have a great family. Much love to you.

Dave and Faye Butler
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Melissa,
So very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this very sad time.

Steve Bila
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
I didn't know Mr. Potter personally, but I went to school with Melissa and would just like to say I am sorry for your loss.

Janet Benchley
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Melissa, Dan and Family,
You have our deepest sympathy at this time of loss in your lives. Remember the good times that you had as a family with your dad, father-in-law and grandpa and you will make it through. Realize how precious life is and make time to appreciate each other.

Janet & Paul Benchley

Tony Meder
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
I am so sorry for you all. My dad (Tom) had plenty of stories of he and Roy as teen running buddies from back in the day. Debbie and I send our prayers and good thoughts your way.

Joe Richter and Family
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
So sorry for your loss. We will be praying for you and your family

Dale Miller
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Greg - So sorry to hear about your Dad. My thoughts are with you during this difficult time.

Connie (Gross/Corrin) Gardner
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Sue and family,

I am so sorry to hear Roy has passed from this world. He will be missed by so many. I will keep you, Roy and your family in my prayers so your hearts will be lifted during this difficult time. You have my deepest sympathy.

sherry sanders
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Greg and Leona - My deepest sympathy at your tragic loss. Please know your family is praying for you Leona to be strong for Greg - let us know if there is anything we can do. Love to you both - Sherry

Wellington and Sherri Cowles
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Our hearts ache for your loss. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers and may you be blessed with all the cherished memories to hold on to forever. Praying for peace and strength for the family in these hard times.

Don Krupp and Family
   Posted Mon January 28, 2013
Greg and Family,

We are so heartbroken for all of you. Roy was a "GREAT" man. Always, helping anyone and everyone all the time. He had a heart of gold. Just know, no matter what happened, or who was even their at the time, it was his time to be with GOD. May GOD wrap his arms around all of you and give you peace knowing that Roy is in Heaven with Jesus. Just know my entire family is thinking of all of you during this difficult time.

Gary & Cathy
   Posted Tue January 29, 2013
Shell & Kevin,

You are so blessed to have the family that you. I know that Dad is only gone from your sight. He is still here, every day in nearly every way. We will pray for you and your loved ones that this journey is made easier. Most certainly, if you cast your cares on God and find peace. Remember, I have very large shoulders and you know where we live. :) Love ya's Gary & Cathy (CC)

Cindy (Rathfon) Mayhew
   Posted Tue January 29, 2013
Sue, Shelly, Missy & Family -

I am so sorry for the loss of your husband, father, and grandfather! Losing someone we love if difficult and your lives are forever changed! Lean on your friends to help you along this journey. Just recently I too have experienced this loss and understand the difficult days ahead. May God give you peace and hope!
Cindy (Rathfon) Mayhew

Chuck & Anita Keeler
   Posted Tue January 29, 2013
Greg & Leona so sorry for your loss hugs and prayers are on the way The Keelers


Ernie (Slats) & Marilyn Stuart
   Posted Tue January 29, 2013
Sue and Family,

I can not believe Roy is gone. So sorry for your loss. We had lots of good times together. Lots of wonderfull memories. If I was not in Florida I would be to the services.

Cory beldyga
   Posted Wed January 30, 2013
Sue,Greg,Shelly and Missy
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. Many of my dads wild stories included Roy. He will be deeply missed.
Love you all,
Cory,Julia,Almeda,Austin,Abrianna and Ava Beldyga

Carol Somers
   Posted Wed January 30, 2013
I am so very about the loss of your husband, father and grandfather. I have many good memories of spending time at your house when we were young, and you have a very special family. I send you all love and strength in the days ahead.

TomSonk
   Posted Wed January 30, 2013
Melissa,
I am deeply saddened to hear of the loss of your father as he had brought so many wonderful gifts into your life and I know he’ll never be forgotten. May the love from all those around you help you through the days ahead.
My prayers are with you and your family. TomSonk

Jodi Wrzesinski and Jodi Schulz
   Posted Thu January 31, 2013
Melissa and Family,

We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this sad time. If you need anything your 4-H family is always here to help. Madison, Hunter and Melea may the memories keep him in your hearts forever. As always let us know if we can offer any support to your family.

Your 4-H Family

Jodi W and Jodi S.

Barbara (Bartos) Chenault
   Posted Thu January 31, 2013
Dear Sue and Family,
I remember Roy as just the sweetest boy... my cousin. So, so sorry to hear about his passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Barbara Chenault

Karen Cesal
   Posted Thu January 31, 2013
Sue and Family,
Both Dan & I are so deeply saddened by your loss especially in such a tragic way. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

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