WATSON, William Robert


Watson,-WilliamPassed away Sunday, March 15, 2015.

Beloved husband of Barbarita for 51 years. Loving father of Robyn Lawrence (Bill), Allan Watson (Heather) and the late Alyson and Todd Watson. Dear Grandpa of Meagan, Jacob and Stephanie Lawrence, Hannah Farkas and Lyla and Liam Watson. Predeceased by his parents Walter and Phyllis Watson. Brother of Gail Thompson (Claude) and Richard Watson. Brother-in-law of Betty Thompson (Tippy), Don Barill (Val) and Delores Siegman (Roy). Remembered by many nieces and nephews.

William served in the United States Airforce in Kincheloe, Michigan and met Barbarita and moved to Sault Ste. Marie where he was employed at the Algoma Steel until his retirement 37 years later. He was a proud longtime member of the Masonic Lodge where he held the office of Grand Master.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Thursday, March 26, 2015 from 10 am until 11:30 am. Memorial Service in the chapel at 12 pm.

Memorial contributions to the SAH Cancer Care Fund would be appreciated.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com