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“What a beautiful picture of her! We all keep you all in thought and prayer in this most difficult time! May your memories embrace you especially...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Julie Fritz-Bergman - OH

“So very sorry for your loss ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: David and Rita smith - vincennes, IN

Mom and Nancy “My heart goes out to all of you for your loss, but also is filled with joy for Nancy's new glorious home in Heaven! She was such a great friend to...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Cindy Kneller-Irie - Fort Wayne, IN

“To the Potter family" I worked with Nancy many years at Indiana Bank. Always had so much fun with her. She was such a lovely lady and so kind. ...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: KELLEY BISHOP - Lakeland, FL

“Nancy and I became close friends here at the TowneHouse. Her sense of humor saved many moments for me. I will miss you, dear friend. She so...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry to hear about the loss of your mother! My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Hope your finds memories are of some comfort during this...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Paula Ferguson DeAngelo - Houston, TX

“There are a lot of fine memories with Walter and Nancy here at VGCC. The three day member guest was always so much fun. We had a great group getting...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Jack and Mary Lee laacey - Venice, FL

“There are a lot of fine memories with Walter and Nancy here at VGCC. The three day member guest was always so much fun. We had a great group getting...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Jack and Mary Lee lacey - Venice, FL

“Our thoughts and prayers are with your! ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Nancy was a good friend. I'll never forget our trip to Ireland.She made the trip all worthwile. We had many years of volunteeringtogether at the...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Maureen Skidmore - Nokomis, FL

“Cheryl,Our prayers for peace and comfort at this time. One look at your Mom's picture and we know who's kid you are. The Lord knew what He was doing...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: John & Rose Hedge - Vincennes, IN

Nancy J. Potter, 85, of Fort Wayne IN passed away on Wednesday, September 27 at Visiting Nurse Hospice and Home. She was born October 4, 1931 in Lafayette, IN of Francis and Bernice (Sayers) Parker. She grew up in West Lafayette, IN. She graduated from West Lafayette High School in 1950 and married Walter Potter in 1952. Nancy worked for Indiana Bank for many years. During retirement Walt and Nancy spent 13 wonderful years in Venice, FL where she was an active member of Venice-Nokomis UMC. She was a friend to all she met. Over the years, she enjoyed golf, bridge and traveling with many friends at Venice Golf and C.C. and Orchard Ridge C.C. In 2011, Walt and Nancy returned to Fort Wayne and took up residence at the Towne House Retirement Community. Nancy is survived by her children: Rev. Cheryl (Gerry) Garbe of Fort Wayne, Kimberly (Rob) Hunt of Westerville OH, Debra Pollom of Fort Wayne, Kelly (Jon) Koeneman and Gary (Mary) Potter of New Haven IN. Her grandchildren Andrew, Lisa and Jerry Garbe, Austin and Christopher Hunt, Jennifer and Paige Pollom, Ben and Scott Koeneman, Katie Fritz, Sarah Anderson, Amy and Jacob Potter and great-grandchildren, Vera and Charlotte Fritz and Parker Garbe. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Walter Potter and great-grandson, Christian Fritz. Funeral Service is 10:30 am, Monday, October 2, 2017, with calling one hour prior at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road with Rev Douglas Vogel, officiating. Calling Sunday October 1, 2017 from 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm at the Funeral Home. Entombment Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Visiting Nurse Hospice and Home and donor's choice. To sign the online guest book, go to