Joseph Anthony Potroz

23 Mar 1936 - 10 Sep 2019

Joseph Anthony Potroz

23 Mar 1936 - 10 Sep 2019

POTROZ, Joseph Anthony (Joe):

Peacefully with his loving family on Tuesday, 10 September 2019 aged 83. Dearly loved husband and soul mate of Rosalinda. Cherished father and father-in-law of Peter & Antionette, Joseph (Jody) & Amanda, Kathrine & Vaughan, Wendy & John, Sara & Sam, Edna, Bia & Ken, Zenny & Don, and Butch & Imee. Loving grandad of Karl, Mark, and Brad; Shannon, and Thomas; Candyse, and Hollie; Jessica, Sienna, and Luke; Jennifer, and Alvin; Lee, and Shaun; Kevin, Sheryl, and Butch Jr. Loving great grandad to all his great grandchildren.


In preference to flowers donations to the Motor Neurone Association would be appreciated and may be left at the service.


Messages to the Potroz family may be left of Joseph’s tribute page at


Requiem Mass for Joseph will be celebrated at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Nelson Street Waitara, on Tuesday 17 September 2019 at 10:30am followed by his burial at Waitara Cemetery.


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In memory of our dear Uncle Joe. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. A lovely gentle man with that special twinkle in his eye. He will be sadly missed. With lots of love, Lisa and Donna

Lisa Hill-Scott & Donna Dowdle ( 16 Sep 2019 )

My thoughts are with you all at this sad time. Your dad was such a lovely man. Deepest sympathy.
With love,
Karen Van Burgsteden.

Karen Van Burgsteden ( 15 Sep 2019 )

On behalf of the Taranaki Area Motor Home Association the members send their sympathy and love to Rosalinda and all families of Joseph. We are thinking of you all. kindest regards

Lois Smallman ( 15 Sep 2019 )