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Roxanne J. Potter (Tibbetts), 54

Nov 7, 2011

Roxanne J. Potter (Tibbetts), 54

Buffalo – Roxanne J. Potter (Tibbetts), age 54, of Buffalo, formerly of Blue Earth, died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Home in Sauk Rapids, after a short battle with cancer.

Funeral Services were held Nov. 3, 2011, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth. The Rev. Dr. Mark Wilms officiated.

Roxanne was born Nov. 4, 1956, at St. John’s Hospital in Huron, S.D. She is the daughter of LaVerne and Twila Tibbetts.

She graduated from Blue Earth High School in 1975. Roxanne was married on Aug. 30, 1975, to Mark Potter, later divorced. This union was blessed with two daughters, Michelle Marie and Amanda Jo.

Roxanne worked at Telex in Blue Earth for 23 years. She relocated to Buffalo to be near her grandchildren where she worked as a cashier at Wal-Mart until her diagnosis on June 20, 2011.

She is survived by her children, Michelle Potter, of Newton, N.C., and Amanda (Andrew) Rick, of Clearwater; grandchildren, Joseph Potter, Kylee Rick and Isabella Rick; parents, LaVerne and Twila Tibbetts, of Blue Earth; siblings, Jerry Tibbetts, of San Diego, Calif., Linda Bromeland, of Blue Earth, and Peggy (Perry) Olson, of Blue Earth, and many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nphews, aunts and uncles.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Donald and Ruth Tibbetts, and Lawrence and Ruth Farmer; aunts, Margie Tibbetts and Bonnie Lindemann; uncles, Don Tibbetts and Craig Tibbetts; and cousin, Laurie Dubro.

Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Blue Earth was in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences can be made at www.pattonfh.com