POTOCZNY, Walter Stanley


90 years young passed on November 8, 2015.

He was the son of the late Michael Potoczny and Catherine Stodulak; the last survivor of his 8 siblings.  Loving and devoted soul-mate in life to his wife Mary on their 66 year journey together.  Walter was a generous man of many talents, great strength and deep faith.  Cherished father of Cathy of Thompson, Manitoba, Walter (Andreé) of Ottawa, Mary Anne of Sault Ste. Marie and Carol (Rick) of Windsor.  Special grandpa to Kristen (Mike), Erin (Shawn), Justin, Nadia and Zachary.  Great grandpa to Brie and Annabella.  Loving uncle to many nieces and nephews throughout Canada and the U.S.

Many thanks to his long-time friends John and Elaine Flint for their help and support over the years.

Friends may call at Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Road  705-945-7758) on Thursday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Funeral Mass at Holy Family Parish on Friday, November 13, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. with Father Boguslaw Jaroszek officiating.  Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

Special thanks for the excellent ongoing care provided by Dr. Richard Wytsma, all staff at Pathways Retirement Home and the 3C staff of the Sault Area Hospital.


“Chow for now”