July 24, 1949 – Sandy Pointe, NS
August 13, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Dianna “Lynn” Potosky beloved wife of Joe of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at the age of 64 years.
Lynn was born on July 24, 1949 in Sandy Pointe, NS. She grew up in Burnaby, BC and moved her family to Prince George, BC and finally to Calgary. She married the love of her life Joe Potosky on March 15, 1974. Lynn enjoyed her work as a judicial assistant in both British Columbia and Alberta. Her greatest passions were her children, grandchildren and friends. Everywhere she lived, Lynn made good friends and was surrounded by people who loved her. One of her oldest friends described Lynn as having the kindest heart and purest soul of anyone she’s ever known.
Besides her loving husband Joe, Lynn is survived by her children, Cathy Potosky, Tammy Brennan (Tom) and Joseph Potosky; six grandchildren, Sadie and Lucas Potosky, Ethan and James Brennan and Jaina and Kharys Potosky; sisters Judy (Rob) Ballash and Barbara (Al) Rose; brother Jim (Nicki) Sanderson; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents Kenneth and Winnifred Sanderson; brother Richard Sanderson and step-mom Cecile Sanderson.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.McInnisAndHolloway.com.
In living memory of Lynn Potosky, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences