Absent from the body
Present with the Lord
On September 4, 2020 at age 93 (almost) in Rocky Mount House, Alberta, God called Bob home to Heaven.
Beloved husband of Phylis Lorraine (Everitt) Watson (d.2015) since 1946.
Dear Dad of Bonnie Peel (Jim) Ontario, Robert Eric (Bobby) Alberta, Annie Burke (Bob) Ontario, Trueman (d.2020) Alberta, Dorothy Payne (d.2016) Newfoundland, and David (Susan) of Alder Flats, Alberta.
Loved Grandpa of Wes, Mike, Allison, Erin, Daniel, Andrew, Tyron, Trevor, Terry (d.2016), Crystal, Emma, and Taylor.
Adopted Grandpa to Kylie, Carrie, and Peter Stenstrom. Great Grandpa and Uncle to many.
Son of Trueman Cleveland Watson (d.1953) and Dorothy Hilda (Kennedy) Watson (d.1986) of Oshawa, Ontario. Predeceased by siblings Floyd (d.1943), Jean Beatty (d.2004), Betty DePaoli (d.2013), and Dennis (d.1969).
Survived by brother Eric (Audrey) Rimbey, Alberta and sister, Marylou Meringer (Leon d.2016) Whitby, Ontario.
Owner and operator of Quantity Surveyors and The Grace Ranch, Alder Flats, Alberta.
In November 1949, Bob accepted Jesus Christ as his Saviour and became a child of God. His life's passion was sharing God's plan of redemption with others.
The family would like to thank friends who have supported and encouraged Dad over the years.
Many thanks to the Staff at Seasons Retirement, Drayton Valley, AB and most recently Good Samaritan Clearwater Centre in Rocky Mountain House, AB for the Tender Loving Care they gave Dad and the support they gave to us as family.
God bless you for your kindness.
Funeral arrangements are with Drayton Valley Funeral Home, Drayton Valley, Alberta.