Craig Dennis Potter, 67, of Lincoln Nebraska, passed away after a battle with cancer on August 11, 2022. Interment will be at the Hickman Cemetery in Hickman, NE. Craig was born in February 1955 to Clarence David (Doc) Potter and Penny (Carlisle) Potter of Friend, NE. Craig was a 4th grade teacher, entrepreneur, landlord, father and friend. He taught 4th grade at Norris School District in Hickman, NE from 1990-2007. Craig was a lifelong Eagle Boy Scout and also enjoyed selling root beer floats in the summers at the Sarpy County and Gage County fairs. Craig is survived by his son, Cody Potter & Ashley of Lincoln, NE; his daughter, Kylie (Potter) Skrundevskiy & Arthur, granddaughter, Eliana of Fargo, ND; sister, Gail Gropp & Paul, of Friend, NE; and brother, David Potter & Connie, of Omaha, NE. Craig was preceded in death by his parents, Doc and Penny Potter; and his brother, Robert Potter.
Funeral Services will be held Monday, August 15, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. at Trump Funeral Services, 1600 West “O” Street, Lincoln with Rev. Dr. Alan Brehm officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m Sunday and one hour prior to services, Monday. Interment will be in the Hickman Cemetery. A reception will be at the Hickman Presbyterian Church, 300 East 3rd Street, Hickman following the interment. Condolences may be left at trumpmemorials.com. Memorials may be sent to: People’s City Mission, P.O. Box 80636, Lincoln, NE 68501or online at pcmlincoln.org.