2007-09-01 / Obituaries

Helen L. Potts

Helen L. Potts, 85 of Newark, and former resident of Baltimore, died Saturday, August 25, 2007, at Arlington Care Center, Newark. She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, VFW Post #3761 Ladies Auxiliary, associate member of Basil Garden Club, Baltimore Senior Citizens and Baltimore Senior Volleyball Team.

She is survived by her daughter, Cathy (Brian) Beatty of Heath; son, Patrick (Becky) Potts of Baltimore; grandson, Erick (Laura) Boucher of Blacklick; great grandson, Matthew Boucher; two stepgranddaughters, Kim (John) Watts of Pleasantville and Cheri (Larry) Marsh of Rushville; three step-great grandchildren, Ashley Marsh, Alex Watts, and Chelsey Marsh; sister-in-law, Florence (George) Van Dyke of Gahanna; cousin, Wendall Shelly of Glenford; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Potts; parents, Elmer and Dorothy Mohler; brother and sister-inlaw, Eugene and Jane Mohler; and step-grandson, Ivan Beatty.

Funeral service will be held Friday, August 31 at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity United Church of Christ, 105 N. High St., Baltimore, with Rev. Jill Dunlap officiating. Burial to follow in Floral Hills Memory Gardens. Friends may visit Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at the Johnson- Smith Funeral Home, 207 S. Main St., Baltimore, and one hour prior to the service at the church on Friday. Memorial gifts may be given to Trinity United Church of Christ, VFW Post #3761 Ladies Auxiliary, 2155 Baltimore-Reynoldsburg Rd., Baltimore, OH 43105, or Arlington Care Center, Activities Unit, 98 S. 30th St., Newark, OH 43055.

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