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Spencer Michael Potoski Whalin

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Spencer Michael Potoski Whalin Obituary

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 10:00am at Hope Pointe Nazarene, 600 N. George Washington, Yuba City for Spencer Michael Potoski Whalin, 17, of Yuba City. He lost his battle with brain cancer on Friday, June 13, 2014, surrounded by his family.

Spencer attended Franklin Elementary School K thru 8th and is a member of the Class of 2015 at Sutter High School. He loved sports, his family and friends and had an amazing sense of humor.

He proceeded in death by his grandparents, Stanley and Linda Potoski of Gridley, CA, and Aunt Kim Whalin of Hemet, CA.

He is survived by his parents, Richard and Laurie Whalin; his brothers Andrew and Justin, all of Yuba City and his brother Daniel Potoski Allen of Portland, OR; grandparents Norman and Kathleen Whalin of Yuba City; Aunts and Uncles, Brian and Kim Fesler, of Gridley, Lisa Moore, Steve Whalin, Billy and Michelle Samra; and 11 cousins, all from southern CA.

Immediately following the service a Celebration of Life Potluck at Franklin Elementary School, 332 N. Township, Yuba City. The family encourages everyone to PLEASE wear their Team Spencer T-shirts to the service.

The family requests donations in Spencer's name be made to Franklin Elementary School.

Arrangements are entrusted to Gridley Block Funeral Chapel.

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Published in Appeal Democrat on June 20, 2014
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