Watson, John  Edward

Watson, John Edward

December 10th, 2018

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Monday, December 10th, 2018 at Victoria Hospital, in his 77th year.  Beloved husband of Paula for 52 years. Devoted father of Dawn Licul (Edward), John (Katrina) and Steven (Kerri).  Proud grandfather of Austin, Kelsey, Courtney, Carter, Evan, Reese, Rylan, Emma and Quinn.  Also survived by his close uncle George Charlton.  Jack was a dedicated and proud veteran of the Royal Canadian Navy and the Canadian Armed Forces with a combined 27 years of service to our country. He was an avid sports enthusiast and had a passion for the Toronto Maple Leafs and the University of Notre Dame football.  Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 20th from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., with prayers at 8:30 p.m., at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where a Royal Canadian Legion Service under the auspices of Byron Legion Branch #533 will be held on Friday, December 21st, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. followed immediately by the memorial service. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Jack are asked to consider the London Regional Cancer Program. 

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Gena Thoughts and prayers with you and your family. Xo- G
Jodie vanRasselso sorry for your loss. our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family xo
Cathy & Bob LeghornThoughts & prayers go out to you & your family.Our hearts are so sorry for your loss,God will give you all strength,WE loved Jack so much.
Ron and Jan FoxPaula, it is with great sadness we offer our heart felt condolences to you and your family at this most difficult time. We became acquainted with Jack through bowling, one of his passions, but what also became very clear; Jack was a family man and a proud soldier who served with honour and pride. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Stanley E Carr (Sam)Paula , It is with great sadness my thoughts and prayers go out toto you and your family. Jack was indeed a good friend and a military comrade to me I will miss him Sam Carr
Dianne & Dennis StoneOur heartfelt condolences to Jack’s whole family. I’m so glad we attended his and Paula’s 50th wedding anniversary. I shall remember how happy he was that day and evening. I’m so glad I got to know him as my cousin even if it was only the last 25 or so years! I will miss going back east to see him. Much love, Paula, to you and all your family!
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