OBITUARY

Roberta J. Potter

November 27, 1945May 4, 2013

Roberta J. Potter of Stamford passed away on May 4, 2013 at Regency Heights of Stamford. She was born in Brooklyn on November 27, 1945 to the late Robert and Virginia Potter. She was a graduate of St. Joseph Catholic High School in Brooklyn. She worked at American Can as an Administrative Assistant for many years where she remained friends with many people until her passing. She also worked at Ivey Barnum and Towers Perrin. Roberta enjoyed crocheting and was known for her baby blankets, she was an avid reader and a devoted jeopardy fan. She is survived by her first cousin Virginia Difonzo and her husband Angelo, her second cousins Christine, William, Linda and their children. She is also survived by her devoted best friend Mildred Tassinari and her family, who loved and cared for her. The family wishes to thank the Ormond family for the kindness and care.

Family and friends may call the Leo P. Gallagher & Son Funeral Home 2900 Summer Street, Stamford on Thursday May 9 from 2-4pm, 6-8pm. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday May 10, at 10 am. Burial will be followed at Spring Grove Cemetery in Darien.

Donations can be made in Roberta’s name to The Wounded Warriors Project www.woundedwarriorproject.org/ , Constellation Home Care, who gave her wonderful care, 1 Westport Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06851, The Bennett Cancer Center 30 Shelburne Road Stamford, CT and also the Regency Heights of Stamford 53 Courtland Avenue. To leave an online condolence please visit www.leopgallagherstamford.com

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Calling Hours Thursday, May 9, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, May 10, 2013

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Burial
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Christine Cocchia

May 8, 2013

I'll never forget the baby blanket Roberta made for my daughter -- we used it every day at nap time. We'll miss you!

Dorothy Scott

May 8, 2013

Roberta, my life was enriched knowing you -I will especially miss your humor. Bless you. Dorothy

Michelle Kola-Sichler

May 7, 2013

Roberta watched my son grow from a little boy to a man - a wonderful neighbor, wicked sense of humor and a fighter to the end God Bless You and Rest in Peace. Michelle Kola-Sichler

Nancy

May 7, 2013

Rest in Peace, my dear friend. I'll miss you.

Robin L. Knudsen Honor-Honoree

May 7, 2013

Roberta, I remember when you visited me for Ice Tea in Unit # 21. My decided Mother you and I work helping (Board Volley Court). Rest in PEACE.

Robin L. Knudsen
Honor-Honoree

Jantine

May 7, 2013

Roberta, I will miss you!
So sorry that you had to leave our world too soon!
Watch over your bff, will ya!!
XOXOXO

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