Posted: September 13th, 2019


PAUL POTAPOFF, beloved husband of Doreen Potapoff, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital, on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at the age of 97 years.

Paul is survived by Doreen’s son Denis (Pat), grandchildren Owen (Allie), Mark and Jason (Celia); and great-grandchildren Madison, Christopher and Spencer. He is also survived by two nieces and one nephew in B.C., as well as great-nieces and nephews in Alberta and B.C.

Paul was predeceased by his parents Irene and Paul N. Potapoff, two sisters and brothers-in-law Mabel (John) Filimek, Florence (Pete) Ewashen and brother and sister-in-law Bill and Mary Potapoff.

As a young man, Paul was very involved in sports. He played hockey, baseball and Softball in Cowley, Blairmore, Pincher Creek and Granum as well in Rocky Mountain House.

At Paul’s request, no formal funeral will be held.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, #200, 325 Manning Road N.E., Calgary, AB, T2E 2P5 or to M.S. Society of Canada, 724 – 13 Street North, Lethbridge, AB, T1H 2T1

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  1. Terry W says:

    Sorry to read about Paul. He worked for my crew for a number of years. Humors guy .often thought of him after he moved,,rest in peace Popper !

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