Edward T. Potter, 69, of Little Hocking, OH died Saturday September 11, 2010 at his residence after a brief illness. He was born in Parkesburg, WV a son of the late James Bernard and Helen Louise (Welsh) Potter.
He retired from GE Plastics and was a member of Saint Ambrose Catholic Church, where he served as Eucharistic Minister. He was a board member of the Wood County Community Federal Credit Union, and had thirty-seven years of active service for the Little Hocking Volunteer Fire Department, where he served as a line officer with his highest rank being Assistant Chief. He was a 1959 graduate of Parkersburg Catholic High School and served as Fire Safety Inspector for State of Ohio.
He is survived by his wife Delilah Potter; children Regina Potter, Diana Roach (Mark), Edward Potter, Jr. (Kathleen James), Paula Balderson (Bradley), Michael Potter, and Karissa Potter (fiance Christopher Hobbs); brother Bernard Potter (Charlotte), Andrew Potter (Karen), and Philip Potter; grandchildren Jessica and Jacob Roach, Matthew and Ryan Potter, and Sarah and Seth Balderson; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother James Potter.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday 10:00 AM at St. Ambrose Catholic Church with Father Bob Gallagher as celebrant. Burial will be at St. Marys Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8 PM at Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre.
Memorial contributions may be sent in his memory to Little Hocking Volunteer Fire Department.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com.
Read Edward Potter's Obituary and Guestbook on www.leavittfuneralhome.com.