Celebration of Life

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Doors open at 5:30 PM

Mermaid Event Center

2200 Mounds View Blvd., Mounds View

Cathryn Lee Potthoff (Earhart)

September 10, 1950 - July 8, 2019

Born in Tyler, MN, September 10, 1950. Finished her 10 month battle with cancer July 8, 2019 at home in Circle Pines, MN at the age of 68.


She was a 36 year employee of the United States Post Office, retiring as a Manager of Customer Service Operations in St. Paul. Upon retiring, became an administrative assistant at IntriCon for 5 years before cancer required her to quit working.


Preceded in death by parents, John Phillip & Marjorie Earhart; stepson, Scott Potthoff; and son-in-law, William Brown.


Survived by her husband of 37 years, Michael Potthoff; son, Scot Wilson (Rebecca); daughter, Stephanie Brown; stepson, Christian Potthoff; sisters, Christie Bauman (Jim) and Ruth Dagg (Geoff); brother, Ritchie Earhart; grandchildren, Abigail, Tyler, and Jayden Wilson, Zach, Kate and Xavier Brown, Kyreen and Carter Potthoff; great-grandchildren, Logan and Aveeana Potthoff; bonus granddaughter, Maggie Enebak, and many nieces and nephews.


A Celebration of Life will be held Thursday, July 18, doors open at 5:30pm with a buffet dinner at 6:30pm, followed by a short ceremony at the Mermaid Event Center, attached to the AmericInn, 2200 Mounds View Blvd, Mounds View, MN. Entrance to the Event Center is on the west side of the building, upper parking lot. Please join us for food, beverages, a short program, and much conversation and laughter about Cathy and her impact on your life.

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