FULTON, NY – Robert H. Potter, 69, died Monday September 17, 2013, at the Veterans Administration Hospital, Syracuse.
He was born in Oswego, NY, to the late Oliver and Ruth (Woods) Potter.
He was a resident of the Granby/Fulton area for 43 years.
Mr. Potter was a United States veteran having served in the Navy from 1963 to1967.
He retired from Nestles Co., Fulton after 33 years of service.
He then attended Oswego County BOCES to study electronics.
Mr. Potter was an avid hunter and fisherman.
He also enjoyed camping.
Mr. Potter is survived by his wife of 46 years, Karen Potter of Fulton; two daughters: Lori (Joe) Moon of Fulton and Lisa (Gregory) Hilton of Hannibal; four siblings: Richard (Ronnie) Potter of Florida, Jimmy Potter of Syracuse, Sue (Walt) Everson of Fulton and Jeannie Emery of Syracuse; five grandchildren: Kyle Vincent, Derek and Emily Hilton, Katlyn and Colin Moon; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services and burial will be held privately.
There will be no calling hours.
Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society CNY Region 6725 Lyons St. PO Box 7 East Syracuse, NY 13057.
The Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton, has care of the arrangements.