Funeral services for Patricia Ann Potter, 76 of Spirit Lake were held Friday, March 23, 2007 at United Methodist Church of Spirit Lake. Rev. Kay Hooper officiated the service.
Pallbearers were Peter Bergquist, Scott Potter, George Doocy, Spenser Bergquist, Laurie Huseman, Randy Magg, Rachael Bergquist and Nick Neurohr.
Honorary bearers were Duane Yager, Keith Van Hove, Tom Schiltz and Eric Potter.
Interment took place at Lakeview Cemetery, Spirit Lake.
Patty passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2007 at Avera Health in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Patricia was born Jan. 29, 1931, the daughter of Burl and Jennie (Hall) Ellis in Spirit Lake. She was raised and educated in Spirit Lake, graduating from Spirit Lake High School in 1949.
Patty was united in marriage to Reed Potter on Oct. 10, 1954 at the United Methodist Church in Spirit Lake. The couple made their home in Spirit Lake where they raised their children, Scott and Julie.
Patty was a member of the United Methodist Church in Spirit Lake. She was also a member of the Order of Eastern Star as well as the VFW Auxiliary.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Patricia is survived by her husband of 52 years, Reed Potter of Spirit Lake; children: Scott Potter and his wife, Joy of Kansas City, Mo., and Julie Bergquist and her husband, Peter of Spirit Lake; and three grandchildren.