M. Anne Potter

October 1, 1940 - October 24, 2012

Anne Potter (née Baldwin) At home, in Prince Edward County, of cancer, on October 24. The daughter of Dr. William and Margaret Baldwin (Brooklin) and the sister of Dr. William Baldwin (Toronto), Anne leaves her husband of 48 years, Richard, and their two children, David (Deb) of Calgary and Carolyn (Lori) of Galiano Island, BC and five grandchildren: Nicholas, Ridley, Emmett, Waverley and Annie. Anne was an accomplished high school teacher in the City of Toronto Board who later worked as a travel consultant and in many volunteer activities including, in Toronto, the AGO and, in Prince Edward County, the PEC Jazz Festival. In 1960 Anne and Richard met on a blind date on the front steps of the St. Hilda’s residence, Trinity College, and since then not only did they become inseparable, Richard believes he has been welcomed into honorary membership of a wonderful band of women from Anne’s graduating year of 1962. Cremation has taken place. At Anne’s request, there will be no funeral. A reception and celebration of Anne’s life will be held 4:00 to 6:00 pm, Friday November 23, 2012 at Seeley Hall, Trinity College, (6 Hoskin Avenue) Toronto. Donations in Anne’s memory can be made to Hospice Prince Edward at its web site: www.hospiceprinceedward.ca/