Norm Potter Memorial Page


Norm Potter"What does a person's life mean? How many lives have been affected by my presence on earth? What if I had never existed? How has my life altered the lives of others? I wonder!"

- Norm Potter


Awards, Honors and Commitments

• Army, WWll, 10th Mountain Division (Italy)

• Honored with two Purple Hearts

• Matriculated MSC 1946

• Initiated Delta Sigma Phi, Alpha Pi Chapter 1948

• Chapter President

• B.A. Hotel Management, June 1951

• Grand Council Award, 1973

• Gordian Knot Award, 1986

• Volunteer Spotlight, 1989

• Harvey H. Herbert Award, 1991


Words of Appreciation

Norm Potter Rememberd... by Clark Purdy

Norm Potter Rememberd... by Len D'Ooge '48



Memories of Norm


Norm and Clark Purdy preparing to attack the Salmon on Lake Michigan - August '89

Photo courtesy of Clark Purdy '50

Norm and Clark Purdy preparing to attack the Salmon on Lake Michigan - August '89

Norm at the head table of the last Cadillac reunion - 1996

Photo courtesy of Clark Purdy '50

Norm at the head table of the last Cadillac reunion - 1996



Norm and Clark Purdy

Photo courtesy of Clark Purdy '50

Norm & Clark Purdy after a grueling day of fishing - 1994

Norm & partner win the southeast pairs competition 1998

Photo courtesy of Clark Purdy '50

Norm & partner win the southeast pairs competition - 1998



Norm and friend Elaine at hte Purdy's cottage on Higgins Lake

Photo courtesy of Clark Purdy '50

Norm and friend Elaine at the Purdy's cottage on Higgins Lake

Norm with son, Ray, win the father/son trophy.  Norm was 75!  West Palm Beach - 1999

Photo courtesy of Ray Potter

Norm with son, Ray, win the father/son trophy. Norm was 75! West Palm Beach - 1999