Suzanne C. Potter|
August 20, 1932~July 21, 2013
A lifetime resident of Capitol Hill, Sue passed away after a three year battle with breast cancer.
Sue graduated from Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, attended the University of Washington and worked 31 years at Seattle University.
In 1953 she married Eugene B. Potter Jr. Together they raised eight children. Sue loved her home, it was the gathering place for birthdays, holidays and summer barbeques. Sue loved spending time in Winthrop WA. on the Chewuck River.
Sue was preceded in death by her parents, Dr. Gerhard and Lucille Carroll, husband Gene, brother Chuck Carroll and two grandchildren. A devoted wife and mother, She is survived by her children, Carol, Paul, Steve, Anne, Betsy, Julie, Joe, and John and her sister Mary (Darrell) Miller and nine grandchildren.
A funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, August 2, 2013 at 3:00 pm at St. Joseph Catholic Church located on 18th East and East Aloha: Reception following.
Special thanks to all her loving friends, Dr. David White and the staff at the Polyclinic and Richmond Beach Rehabilitation for their kind care.
Remembrances can be made in her name to the Sister Mary B Flaherty, RSCJ Scholarships Fund, Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, 4800 - 139th Ave SE Bellevue, WA. 98006, as well as the Forgotten Children's Fund, PO Box 9936, Seattle WA. 98109.
Sue, we love you; you will forever be in our hearts.
Published in The Seattle Times on July 28, 2013