Riverview Funeral Home

Obituary for Richard Potter

Born: Bridgeport
Lived: Shelton

Richard Prince Potter, age 81, of Shelton CT., peacefully entered into rest on Wednesday March 18, 2020 in the Lord Chamberlain Nursing Facility. Rich was born in Bridgeport, CT on December 20, 1938 the son of the late Charles Elmer and Catherine (Prince) Potter. Rich graduated from Sacred Heart School, Bridgeport, and attended Bassick High School before entering the United States Marine Corps. He is survived by his brother Msgr. Joseph Potter, his sister Virginia Gardner, 18 nieces and nephews, as well as many great nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brothers Charles E. and Robert T. Potter. Richard’s funeral services will be private and have been entrusted to the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Rd. Shelton. Online condolences can be left for his family at www.riverviewfh.com.