October 12, 1924 – Stettler, AB
August 17, 2014 – Calgary, AB
It is with great sadness that the family of Lloyd Allan Watson of Calgary announce his passing at the age of 89 years on Sunday, August 17, 2014 after a brief illness.
Lloyd will be lovingly remembered by his daughters Madeleine (Steve) Mertl of Vancouver, Kathy (Gerald) Geiger of Edmonton, his sister Bette (Tom) Welch of Calgary. He will also be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and extended family members, his A&W coffee buddies, the staff at the Southland Leisure Center, and the “Girls” at the Shoppers Drug Mart who kept a watchful eye on Lloyd and his sweet tooth. Lloyd will be remembered as a kind, caring father who was always there for his children, his sense of humour, and as a good friend.
Lloyd was predeceased by his son Peter, his two brothers Claude Watson and Ivan Watson; and his two sisters Dorothy Ross-Jones and Marjorie Cameron.
A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to the Calgary Poppy Fund #1, 4539 – 6 Street NE, Calgary, AB T2E 3Z6, Telephone: 403-265-6304, http://www.poppyfund.com or the charity of your choice. The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the staff at the Rocky View Hospital and Dr. Simmons for their kind and compassionate care.
In living memory of Lloyd Watson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences