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“I'll always remember Uncle David tapping away on the piano and the organ. It was fun to listen to his songs and just see his sheer enjoyment of...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Patricia West Foster

“To Mary and Family, I was saddened to hear about Dave's passing. I have not seen him in years and now it hurts that I will never see him again....Read More »
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“Mary, my heart goes out to you and your family. I pray that you have peace and comfortat this time, and know that he will be at peace. ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Pauline Savage - Manchester, CT

“Our sincere sympathies for your loss. ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home - CT

David T. Potash, of South Windsor, husband of Mary (Cichocki) Potash, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at his home. Born in Hazleton, PA to the late John and Anna (Petrilla) Potash, he was raised in Hazleton and has been a South Windsor resident for over 36 years. David was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church in South Windsor and worked at United Technologies as both an engineering and lab technician. He was a talented man who enjoyed playing piano, organ and saxophone as well as woodworking, but one of his main passions was cars. He loved to visit car lots and especially liked browsing online for T-buckets, Corvettes and Corvairs. Besides his wife Mary of South Windsor, he is survived by his daughter Alicia Potash of Colchester; his brother John Potash and his wife Joann of Beaver Meadows, PA; his sisters, Judith Houser and her husband Bruce of Hazleton, PA and Marilyn Potash of San Francisco, CA; and many loving nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his brother-in-law, Marilyn's husband Darryl Dill. A memorial mass will be held at 11 AM, Thursday, May 4 at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 673 Ellington Rd South Windsor followed by burial in Wapping Cemetery, South Windsor. His family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 3 from 5 PM to 8 PM at the Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home, 419 Buckland Rd South Windsor.