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Born: Nov 02, 1927

Date of Passing: Jan 06, 2020

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Douglas Herbert Burton Watson, aged 92 years, of Eriksdale, MB, peacefully died on January 6, 2020, at the Eriksdale Personal Care Home.
He was born on November 2, 1927 in the Scotch Bay District. He met and married Verna and were married for over 64 years. Douglas farmed over 70 years in the Parkview District.
He is predeceased by his wife Verna in 2015.
Surviving are his five children, William Watson (Joanne), Frances Mosienko (Billy), Norma Preston (Bob), Marjorie Runolfson (Les) and Charles Watson (Bev); 15 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff of the E. M. Crowe Memorial Hospital, the Eriksdale Personal Care Home and all the home care workers.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 26, 2020, at the Eriksdale Recreation Centre with Bill Watson officiating. A luncheon will follow.
A private family interment will be held prior to the service in the Scotch Bay Cemetery.

Arrangements by:
Ashern - Lundar

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Jan 11, 2020

Condolences & Memories (3 entries)

  • I will miss our visits Grandpa. I love you - Posted by: Misty Watson (Granddaughter ) on: Jan 16, 2020

  • You will be missed Uncle Doug but your memory will leave on. - Posted by: Joe deverill (Neice) on: Jan 14, 2020

  • I have many fond memories of Doug & Vena from years ago. My deepest condolences to all the families. - Posted by: Jan (Penny) Finlayson (Old neighbour from Scotch Bay) on: Jan 11, 2020

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