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Funeral Service

United Methodist Church
Saturday February 12th, 2022
10:30am

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Visitation

United Methodist Church
Saturday February 12th, 2022
9:30am

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Burial

Elmwood Cemetery
Saturday February 12th, 2022

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Tyler J. Potter

Tyler James Potter, 27, of Omaha, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022, in Council Bluffs, IA.

 

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the United Methodist Church in St. Paul. The Rev. Susan Murithi will officiate. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery in St. Paul.

 

Visitation will be held 1 hour before time of services at the church.

 

The service will be livestreamed on Peters Funeral Home Facebook page. The direct link for that page is www.facebook.com/PetersFuneralHomeSP.

 

Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.

 

Peters Funeral Home of St. Paul is assisting the family.

 

Tyler was born on April 21, 1994, at Omaha, the son of Brian W. and Carla R. (Garber) Potter.

 

Tyler attended St. Paul Public Schools in St. Paul, Kirn Middle School in Council Bluffs and graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School in Council Bluffs in 2012.

 

Tyler’s working career began as a Senior in high school. He worked in construction in the Omaha area and most recently for Thompson Masonry.

 

He loved Husker Football, playing video games and hanging out with his sons and friends.

 

He is survived by his sons, Ethan James Potter and Owen Ray Potter, both of Omaha; parents, Brian Potter of Omaha and Carla Potter of Crescent, IA; sister, Ashley Potter of Omaha; brothers, Tanner Potter of Omaha and Zachary Potter of Lincoln; grandmother, Rose McCormick of Crescent, IA; aunts and uncles, Carey and Rick Chism of Axtell, Jim and Charlene Potter of St. Paul, Brenda and Mark Starkey of St. Paul, Mark and Christen Garber of Fort Worth, TX, Lynn and Bob Kirkman of San Antonio, TX, Cheryl and Tom Vacek of Omaha and Harold, Jr. and Tammy McCormick of Crescent, IA; and numerous cousins.

 

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Wilbert and Marie Potter, Dave and Faye Garber and Harold McCormick, Sr.; stepfather, Fred McCormick; and stepbrother, Brad McCormick.


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A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Potter

Brad malvin Feb 11 2022 11:17 PM

For him I\'ll risk it all , my brothers keeper. I love you bro I promise to keep making you proud! 🥺❤️

Your #1 SIS Feb 10 2022 2:23 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Potter

Theresa Childers Feb 9 2022 6:10 PM

Brian & Family, my heart felt sympathy is with you! May Tyler's journey home be full of love and peace. Rest in peace Tyler!

Kristie Poteet Feb 9 2022 11:25 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Potter

Kristie Poteet Feb 9 2022 11:24 AM

Brian & Family, deepest sympathies to you. Tyler will live forever on in your hearts and memories. May he forever rest in peace.

Sherri Dzingle Feb 9 2022 10:21 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Potter

Cory cox Feb 8 2022 9:07 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Potter

Mark S Garber Feb 8 2022 8:17 PM

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Mark S Garber Feb 8 2022 8:16 PM

Brian and family - So sorry for your loss. Sending prayers of comfort.

Geri Rorabaugh Feb 8 2022 6:56 PM

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