Betty Ann Watson

Watson, Betty Ann
87, of Glendale, Arizona peacefully passed away January 10, 2013. Born, May 19, 1925 to Mary and Jerry Jares in Colome, South Dakota. She was preceded in passing by beloved husband, J.E., of 64 years; her parents, 2 brothers and 1 sister. She is survived by her 4 children, Connie (John) Palmer, Jacki Bowers (Joe Zizzi), Marilyn (Kenny) Williams and Don (Cheryl) Watson, 6 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Betty is also survived by 2 brothers, Jim (Jean) Jares, Don (Bonnie) Jares and Sister Jean (Don) Kline and many beloved nieces and nephews. Betty was a devoted mother, grandmother, great-grand mother and sister having lived the first 20 years of her life in South Dakota then lived the last 67 years in Arizona with her loving family. The measure of a life well lived is by the memories left behind. You left us with many wonderful memories, Mom…We love and miss you. Many thanks to Hospice of the Valley for your loving and tender care of our precious Mom. Services will be held, Tuesday, January 15th at 10:00am at Phoenix Memorial Cemetery 200 W Beardsley Rd, Phoenix.

Funeral Home

Phoenix Memorial Park and Mortuary
200 West Beardsley Road Phoenix, AZ 85027
(623) 434-7000

Published in The Arizona Republic on Jan. 13, 2013