Teddy Darrell Potter (November 16, 1944 – May 2, 2023)

Teddy Darrell Potter (November 16, 1944 – May 2, 2023)

Teddy Darrell Potter (November 16, 1944 - May 2, 2023)

Teddy Darrell Potter, 78, passed away Tuesday, May 2, 2023 at his home in Green River, Wyoming.  He was a longtime resident of Green River and former resident of Manila, Utah and Granger, Wyoming.

He was born November 16, 1944 in Rock Springs, Wyoming; the son of Charles Ambrose Potter and Wanda Greenhalgh Potter.

Mr. Potter attended schools in Green River and was a 1963 graduate of Green River High School.

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He married Sharon Kay Overstreet June 4, 1964 in Granger, Wyoming.  

Mr. Potter worked for OCI for 42 years and retired in 2011 as a Surface Maintenance Personnel 

He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #2350.

Mr. Potter enjoyed spending time with his family, camping, hunting, fishing, trains, and fire arms.

Survivors include the love of his life for 58 years Sharon Potter of Green River, Wyoming; one daughter, Michelle Schofield and husband Mark of Green River, Wyoming; one brother, Timmy Potter and wife Mary of Beaver Dam, Arizona; five grandchildren, LeAndra Potter, Celeste Maddox, Kory Potter and wife Kayla, Skye Munoz and husband Alex, Holly Kofoed and husband Garrett; 11 great-grandchildren, Kayden Munoz, TayLynn Munoz, Maya Kofoed, Lincoln Lavato, Jaylee Lavato, Bryken Potter, Bransen Potter, Briar Potter, Brilyn Potter, Braxton Maddox, Jaxon Maddox; several cousins, nieces and nephews.  

He is preceded in death by his parents; one son, Jerry Potter; two brothers, Blaine Potter, Tommy Potter; two sisters, Barta Andrews and Patsy Lowseth.

The family respectfully requests donations be made in Teddy’s memory to Disabled Veterans National Foundation, 4601 Forbes Boulevard, Suite #130, Lanham, Maryland 20706.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2023 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1000 W 4th North, Green River, Wyoming.  Graveside services and interment will be in the Riverview Cemetery.

Condolences may be left at www.vasefuneralhomes.com