Justin Garrett Potter, 56

Justin Potter

Justin Garrett Potter, 56, of Tama, passed away on Monday, July 24, 2017, at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice Home in Hiawatha.

Funeral services for Justin will be held on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home with burial at Oak Hill Cemetery in Tama. Public visitation will be on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. also at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family. For more information or to send a condolence, please visit www.mitchellfh.com or call 641-844-1234. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Justin and his family.

Justin Potter was born on February 4, 1961, in Marshalltown to Ben Jay Potter Sr and Phyllis Arlene Davenport Potter. Justin was united in marriage to Jeanne Sulentic in Florida and they later divorced. He enjoyed doing bead work, fishing and his German Shephard Smoky. Above all else, Justin loved the time he spent with his friends and family.

Justin is survived by his son Jerome Greene, of Florida. Siblings: Ben Potter Jr., of Tama, Gilbert (Sue) Potter, of Fort Madison, Zelda (Terry) Cecak, of Toledo, Faith Shadden, of Grinnell, Ivan (Shelli) Potter, of Toledo, Jason (Jennifer) Potter, of Tama, Starr (James) Buffalo, of Tama, and Phyllis (Ryan) Ogden, of Newton. He is also survived by his niece Leah Kearney, of Springville, special friend Shari Youngbear, of Tama, and many other nieces and nephews.

Justin is preceded in death by his parents Ben and Phyllis and siblings: Ida Johnson, Timothy Joseph Potter, Barry Potter and Debbie Potter.