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Robert E. Watson

September 13, 1949 ~ December 10, 2017 (age 68)

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Robert E. Watson, 68 of Corning, Ohio, died at 5:00 pm on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at his home.

Born September 13, 1949 in Zanesville, Ohio to the late Paul and Kate Wolford Watson.

He was a United States Army Veteran, serving 2 tours in Vietnam and retired from ITT Higbie.

Survived by son, Robert W. (Anita) Watson of Corning; adopted son, Jerrod Watson of New Lexington; step-son, James Boyd of Zanesville, Ohio and grandson, Dulton Watson of Corning.

Preceded in death by a brother, Charles Watson and a sister, Lora Kay.

No calling hours will be held.

Graveside Funeral service and burial will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Oakfield Cemetery, Oakfield, Ohio. Military services by John Tague Post #188, American Legion, New Lexington, Ohio.

Roberts-Winegardner Funeral Home, 304 Mill Street, New Lexington, Ohio in charge of arrangements.

Online register book and obituary at


 Service Information

Graveside Service
December 16, 2017

2:00 PM
Oakfield Cemetery
State Route 13, SE
Crooksville, OH 43731

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