OSWEGO — Margaret S. Potter, 86, of Oswego passed on Jan. 27, 2020.
Born and raised in Oswego, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Kathleen (Joyce) Stewart.
Margaret attended Oswego schools and graduated from Oswego High School.
She met and married her husband, the late George Potter in 1955 and together raised their family.
Mrs. Potter was employed by Flesher Hinton Music Company, where she worked in accounting.
She was a passionate life long member of St. Mary’s Church.
Margaret is survived by her three sons, Charles (Lisa) Potter of Oswego, Mark (Patty) Potter of Oswego and Stewart (Jan) of Colorado; and six grandchildren, Brian (Christine) and Kyle (Audrey) and Alan Potter, Kami (Dave) O’Donnell, Shay Fluetsch and Jack Detmer; and two great-granddaughters, Clara Potter and Ellie Grace O’Donnell.
In addition to her parents and her husband George, Margaret was predeceased by her daughter, Katie Detmer of Colorado in 2015.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Feb. 8 at Nelson Funeral Home.
Spring burial will be in Rural Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made in Margaret’s name to Bishop Commons Resident’s Fund, 4 Burkle St., Oswego, New York.