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Barbara J. Watson

 
February 17, 1937 - February 1, 2019
 

Barbara J. Watson, 81, of Springfield died at 11:11 pm, Friday, February 1, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born February 17, 1937 in Lincoln to Ray and Gertrude (Cook) Roberts. She married Reginald H. Watson on March 4, 1966 and he survives.

Also surviving are two sisters-in-law, Mildred Caldwell and Katherine Cox both of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Harold Caldwell.

Barbara was a former resident of Lincoln before moving to Springfield in 1965. She retired from the Lincoln Developmental Center where she worked as an administrator for 38 years.

Visitation: 5 – 7 pm, Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home –Springfield.

Graveside Service: 10:00 am, Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Camp Butler National Cemetery with Reverend Peggy Senor officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Time: 05:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.


Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Time: 05:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.


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