Aug. 3, 1937 – June 12, 2019

Betty was born in Benkelman, Nebraska to Willard and Lucille Potter. She passed away peacefully on Wednesday June 12, 2019 in Longview, Washington with all her children at her side from natural causes.

She lived in Milton Freewater, Oregon and later Roselodge, Oregon, where she raised her family with the family all grow up she lived in Phoenix, Arizona for a while. Wanting to be closer to family she moved to Longview, Washington.

She was a wonderful Daughter, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and friend to many. She enjoyed camping with the family, softball, gardening, tending to the chickens, baking, sewing and just enjoying life.

She is survived by her companion, Mike McDonald, son Michael Kessler (Bonny). Daughters, Debbie Nicholson (Scott), Joanie Mead (Arthur). Grandchildren, Daniel, Mandi, Christine, Sarah, Ashley, Morgan and Mason. Great Grandchildren, Kellie, Kameron, Blake and Isaiah. Brother, Gene Potter (Marilyn) Sister, June Thompson and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two husbands and her parents. As one granddaughter and great granddaughter said, Heaven gained another angel.

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