Bill Watson, beloved husband of Louise Watson of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2007at the age of 76 years.
Bill was born March 2, 1931 in Clearview (Red Deer), AB. Besides his loving wife Louise, Bill is also survived by his family, Darwin Watson, Wendy and Craig MacFarlane, Kelly Watson and Cameron Watson all of Calgary; three grandchildren Jillian (Charlie) Newman of Duncan, B.C., Justin MacFarlane of Calgary and Chad MacFarlane of Calgary and two great-grandchildren, Alex and Kennedy Newman. He is also survived by his siblings and their spouses, Jean (Joe) Morigeau of Calgary, Janet (John) Watson of Black Diamond, Dick Watson of Sundre, Chris and Lenny Watson of Arizona, Beth Grassl of Calgary, Arnold (Phyllis) Watson of Calgary as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his son Christian “Rich” on July 2, 2005, sister-in-law, Lois Watson and brother-in-law, John Grassl.
A Celebration of Bill’s Life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Kensington Branch #264 (1910 Kensington Road N.W.) Calgary, AB on Tuesday, December 18, 2007 at 6:30 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 – 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 0X5 Telephone: (403) 269-1319, www.theseed.ca. or to the Royal Canadian Legion Poppy Fund, Kensington Branch #264, 1910 Kensington Road N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 3R4. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Bill Watson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences