She was raised in Oswego and attended Frederick Leighton Elementary School until the family moved to Colorado in 1978. Katie was a graduate of Arvada High School in Arvada, Colorado and attended the University of Northern Colorado. Katie was a broker associate with Discover Real Estate Colorado and a community liaison at Westgate Community School.
Her father George Potter passed away on November 28, 2015.
Katie is survived by her mother, Margaret Potter, of Oswego; her son, Jack Detmer of Thornton, Colorado; her brothers, Charles (Lisa) and Mark (Patricia) of Oswego; and Stewart (Janice) of Colorado; her nephews, Brian (Christine), Kyle (Audrey) and Alan Potter, Shay Fluetsch; and her niece, Kami Fluetsch.
There are no calling hours.
A Celebration of life for Katie and her father George will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, December 5th at St. Mary’s Church. Burial will be held in Oswego Town Rural Cemetery.
Gifts in Katie’s memory may be made to one of her favorite animal charities, Best Friends Animal Society at secure.bestfriends.org.
Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.