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Marilyn Potter

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Potter, Marilyn
1941 - 2017
Marilyn Jean Potter, 76, of Pickerington, passed away Wednesday, December 13, 2017, after a brief battle with cancer. She was born and raised in Buffalo, NY. Marilyn retired in 2005 from Reynoldsburg City Schools, where she taught for many years. She was a long-time member of Messiah Lutheran Church where she was very active in the "Senior Saints Choir." She loved her family, especially her grandkids. She loved attending all of their sporting events. Marilyn was an adopted mom and grandma to many she knew. She is preceded in death by her husband Gary Donald Potter; and parents Gordon and Lillian McPherson. Marilyn is survived by her children Amy (Rob) Canan, James (Toni) Potter and Julie Potter; grandchildren Landen and Leiadel Potter and Abby and Karleigh Canan; sister Marcia Calos; sister-in-law Linda Herrick; extended family and many dear friends. Family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, December 17 at Cotner Funeral Home 7369 E. Main St. Reynoldsburg and 1 hour prior to her 11 a.m. funeral service Monday, December 18 at Messiah Lutheran Church 1200 S. Waggoner Rd. Reynoldsburg. Pastors Karl Hanf and Liz Lowery officiating. Private burial at Glen Rest Memorial Estate. Contributions may be made in Marilyn's memory to Messiah Lutheran Church. Messages may be sent to her family by visiting www.cotnerfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Dec. 15, 2017
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