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Elsie Marie Kohler Potter
Birth: Dec. 4, 1920
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: May 29, 2003
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA

Elsie was a devoted wife and mother. She ran a trailer moving business in Kansas City until moving to Warsaw Mo. She worked at the local county Health Department for 20 years until falling ill and moving in with her daughter in Arkansas. She married George L. Potter of Missouri and was the mother of four. Children: George Lee Jr., Margaret Louise, Johanna Margaret, John Michael.

TO THOSE I LOVE:
When I am gone, release me. let me go
I have so many things to see and do.
You musn't tie yourself to me with tears
Be happy that we had so many years.
I gave you my love. You can only guess
How much you gave me in happiness.
I thank you for the love you each have shown
But now it's time to travel on alone.
so grieve awhile for me, it you must
Then let your grief be comforted by trust.
It's only for awhile that we must part
So bless the memories within your heart.
I won't be far away, for life goes on.
So if you need me, call and I will come.
Though you can't see me or touch me, I'll be near
And if you listen with your heart, you'll hear
All of my love around you, soft and clear.
And then, when you must come this way alone,
I'll greet you with a smile and "Welcome Home."


God saw you getting tired
A cure was not to be.
So He put His arms around you
And whispered, "Come with Me."

With tearful eyes I watched you
And saw you fade away.
Although I loved you dearly
I could not make you stay.

A golden heart stopped beating
Your tender hands at rest.
God took you home to prove to me
He only takes the best. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Michael Kohler (1888 - 1958)
  Friedrica Johanna Pinther Kohler (1893 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  George Lee Potter (1916 - 1980)
 
 Children:
  George Lee Potter (1943 - 1989)*
  Margaret Louise Potter (1946 - 1946)*
 
 Sibling:
  Elsie Marie Kohler Potter (1920 - 2003)
  Joseph M Kohler (1924 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Latour
Johnson County
Missouri, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 31, 2004
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- Remembered ~*~ Angels
 Added: Sep. 21, 2012
Happy birthday to my wonderful mother. Miss you and love you!
- Soul Seekers
 Added: Dec. 4, 2011
Happy Birthday Grandma~~ I love and miss you so much. I Still cry for you. We will see each other again. Rip sleep well.
- Jenny Bowser
 Added: Dec. 4, 2011
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