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In Memory of

Willard Potter

May 19, 1926 - November 23, 2016

Obituary


POTTER, Willard Hamilton Jr., age 90 of Kettering, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at Hospice of Dayton. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores Ann (Jovich) Potter on July 19, 1973; mother, Mildred M. (Tucker) Potter on March 29, 1988; father, Willard H. Potter Sr. on March 29, 1973. Willard is survived by sons, Ray and (Donna) Potter, Bill and (Anne) Potter, Larry and (Ronda) Potter and Steve and (Beth) Potter; daughters, Mark and Debbie (Potter) Davis, Greg and Terri (Potter) Greve; brother, Ray Potter; 17 grandchildren, Rebekah (Davis) Troast, Eric...

POTTER, Willard Hamilton Jr., age 90 of Kettering, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at Hospice of Dayton. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores Ann (Jovich) Potter on July 19, 1973; mother, Mildred M. (Tucker) Potter on March 29, 1988; father, Willard H. Potter Sr. on March 29, 1973. Willard is survived by sons, Ray and (Donna) Potter, Bill and (Anne) Potter, Larry and (Ronda) Potter and Steve and (Beth) Potter; daughters, Mark and Debbie (Potter) Davis, Greg and Terri (Potter) Greve; brother, Ray Potter; 17 grandchildren, Rebekah (Davis) Troast, Eric Potter, Ryan Potter, Josh Greve, Gabe Greve, Nathan Greve, Jordan Greve, Caitlyn Greve, Chris Greve, Danielle Potter, Regin Potter, Will Potter, Jacob Potter, Camryn Potter, Michael Potter, Matthew Potter, and Megan Potter; 9 great-grandchildren, Madelin Troast, Lincoln Troast, Micah, Malachi and Melodie Greve, Hamilton Greve, Caiden and Audrina Greve, and Bryson Greve. Willard graduated from Howe Military School in Howe, Indiana. He served in 2 wars, WWII and the Korean War with the Army. He graduated from The Ohio State University in Chemical Engineering. Willard taught High School Math at Vandalia Butler High School and he was a member of Washington Heights Baptist Church and participated with many short term mission work teams overseas. A visitation will be held at Tobias Funeral Home Belmont Chapel, 648 Watervliet Ave., Dayton Ohio 45420 on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 12PM-2PM. Burial will follow at Woodland Cemetery in Dayton with Pastor Greg Greve officiating. In lieu of flowers, Please send a donation to: Answers In Genesis PO Box 510 Hebron, KY 41048. Please mark all donations: In Memory of Willard H. Potter, Jr.