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Richard Potter

October 24, 1947 — December 13, 2020

Richard “Dick” Alan Potter, age 73, passed away suddenly at his home Sunday, December 13, 2020. Dick served in the U.S. Army and was retired from Paulstra CRC Corp. in Grand Rapids. He loved spending time at his cabin in Baldwin, hunting, and working around his home and in his yard. Dick will be deeply missed by his wife, Rebecca “Becky” Potter; 2 sons, Steve Potter, Shawn Potter (John Skidmore); sister, Nancy (Ken) Manglos; brothers-in-law, David Hudelson, Mark (Deb) Hudelson and Dan Hudelson; sister-in-law, Pam (Marc) Amante and several nieces and nephews. In keeping with his wish cremation has taken place. A Life Celebration Gathering will be held at a later date. Condolences for the family may be left on his Tribute Wall at

Throop Funeral Home, Coopersville, ph 616-837-8161

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