WILDWOOD, Mo. – Ralph Potter, our loving husband, father, brother, relative and friend, has gone to be with the Lord at the age of 59. He died Saturday (Jan. 12, 2013) in Pacific, Mo.
He was born July 19, 1953, in Grayslake and attended college in Champaign. Ralph was a dedicated employee of Volkswagen of America for 25 years.
Ralph was preceded in death by his father and mother, Wayne and Sally Potter.
He is survived by his wife, Regina; son, Jacob (Kelly); daughter, Michaelene; grandson, Ryder; and six siblings, Kent, Gretchen, Linda, John, Susan and Jeri.
He was a member of St. Martin's United Church of Christ in Dittmer, Mo. (president of Men's Fellowship and usher captain), Porsche Club of America and BMW CCA Club.
Thank you to all at St. Louis University Hospital and the Cedars of Town and Country for the exceptional care, especially Dr. Varvares and Dr. Metcalf of Cedar Hill Medical.
Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at St. Martin's with a luncheon to follow.
Memorial donations and cards may go to St. Martins's United Church of Christ, 7890 Dittmer Ridge Road, Dittmer, MO 63023.