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“So sorry i couldn't make it to your wake pud. You were a wild and crazy guy. We had some great, crazy wild times that only your friends and family...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: bob noone - worcester, MA

“Hello I worked in my father's spa The Colonial Soda Shop where now stands The Hanover Theater. John was a regular and it was always a pleasure to see...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Joey D'Angelo - Worcester, MA

“Sorry for the loss of John. May he rest in peace. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Donnie and Toni Duclos - MA

“Sorry for the loss of John. May he rest in peace. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Donnie and Toni Duclos - MA

“What a genuine man! You will be greatly missed. Wish we had more time together. Enjoyed watching sports with you and cooking for you. Little Emily...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Andre'a - Worcester, MA - friend

“I am so sorry of John's passing! He was a great person and kind hearted! He left us wonderful memories! Rest in peace, my friend! Love, Donna ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Donna J. Potenti - Worcester, MA


WORCESTER____ John J. Potenti, Jr., of Worcester passed away Saturday, June 13, 2015 in UMass Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his daughter, Valerie Stewart; step-daughter, Lizabeth Stewart, both of VA; uncle, Fred Potenti of Worcester; brother Richard Potenti (Donna) of Worcester; sisters: Janice Mahoney (Joseph) of Largo, FL; MaryAnn Bujnowski (Anthony) of Rutland; grandson, Gionni; step-granddaughters, Ziana and Lila, all of VA; many cousins, nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his brothers Robert and James Potenti. He was born in Worcester a son of John J. and Marion (Saunders) Potenti, Sr.
Mr. Potenti was a self-employed cab driver in the City of Worcester for many years prior to retiring. He graduated from Commerce High School. His greatest joy came from spending time with his family and friends.
The funeral will be held on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at DIRSA-MORIN FUNERAL HOME, 298 Grafton St., calling hours will be from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm with a Mass to follow at 3:00 p.m. at St. John Church, 40 Temple Street. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice. www.worcesterfuneral.com