Ellen Potter, 29

Ellen JoLynn Potter, 29, of Union Township, died Feb. 23.

Potter held numerous jobs over the years but her true passion was working with animals. She loved life when it was good and dearly loved all of her friends and family.

Potter is survived by her parents Diane and David Potter, siblings Christopher Potter and Shasta Daniels, niece Jasmine Nicole Potter, grandchildren Mildred Stauss and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her grandfathers Jack Potter and Ernest Zuschlag, Lysle Stauss, John Popovich and Dub Martin, grandmothers Martha Zuschlag and Jean Popovich, uncles Donald Potter and Ray Tomassini and great-aunt Mary Tomassini.

Memorial gathering 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. services Feb. 27 at E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in Amelia. Memorials to any no-kill animal rescue fund or the American Cancer Society or charity of choice.