Margaret (Marge) L. (Lengacher) Potts

  • Died: April 14, 2019
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Lakeside Park

1140 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Margaret "Marge" L. (Lengacher) Potts, 78, died peacefully at home on April 14, 2019. Born in Fort Wayne, IN, Marge was the daughter of Henry "Curly" and Ila Lengacher. For forty years she worked as a nurse on the orthopedic floor at Parkview, where coincidentally, she met the love of her life, Clifford Potts. If you knew Marge, you knew her faith was of utmost importance and she spent Sundays worshiping at The Church House in Grabill, IN. She enjoyed crocheting, cross-stitching, and writing poetry. To know her was to love her - she knew no stranger and had no hesitation lifting up prayers. Surviving are her sister; Jerri Bartels; children; Gina (Terry) Marker, Poland, IN, Michael (Kaelee) Potts, Ft. Wayne, IN, and Julie (Marvin Brandenberger) Potts, Ft. Wayne, IN; six grandchildren, Christen, Derek, Courtney Potts, Kianna and Emanuel Ifon, and Jessica Potts; four great-grandchildren, with one on the way. She is preceded in death by her mother, Mildred Ragan; father, Henry Lengacher; husband, Clifford Potts; mother, Ila Lengacher; grandson, Gideon Ifon; sister, Lynnette Lengacher. A celebration of life will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 11:00 AM with calling one hour prior at D.O. McComb and Sons Lakeside Park, 1140 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne, IN 46805. Officiated by Pastor Paul Schmucker. Visitation will be on Thursday, April 18, 2019 2-4 and 6-8 PM also at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Bethany Christian Schools, Goshen, IN.


Condolence & Memory Journal

We were at Parkview School of Nursing at the same time. Cousins of mine were blessed by her card ministry and thought very highly of Marge. I wanted the family to know this. They are Naomi Coats, Dorcas Pressler, and others. May the Lord give you wonderful memories of the gracious person she was.

Posted by Bev Diffendarfer Brubaker - Heath Springs, SC - Classmate   June 05, 2019

Just found out about Mom, it is so hard to lose our Mom's. Hugs and Blessings you and the family. Hugs Sandie Porter

Posted by Sandie Porter - Fort Wayne, IN - friend   May 14, 2019

Steve and I are so sorry for your loss Gina and Terry. I didn't know your mom Gina, just met her, but have read a lot of wonderful comments about her. She is in the comfort of God's hands now. Love you guys.

Posted by Gloria Boszor - FL - Family   April 18, 2019

Sympathy expressed to family and friends.

Posted by Annette Reese - Milton, WI - Family Friend   April 18, 2019

Mike and Family, Sorry to hear the passing of your mother.She was a kind and nice person.
Russ Steiner.

Posted by A friend   April 17, 2019

Julie and Gina. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Alan Gaff - Fort Wayne, IN - friend   April 17, 2019


We are so sorry Julie, Kiana, Manny you and all the family have our love and prayers. Your Mom was an awesome lady and it was an honor to be her sister in Christ. Again we are so very sorry for your your loss. Love to the family.
Sonja & Jim Burch

Posted by Jim & Sonja Burch - Fort Wayne, IN - Friend   April 16, 2019

God bless your family. Gene worked with Cliff Potts for over 30 years.2t2

Posted by jewell and gene clem - Lakeland, FL   April 16, 2019

All your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Lois Delagrange - Sarasota, FL - Family   April 16, 2019

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