Strano and Feeley Family Funeral Home
635 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 731-5459
More Obituaries for Herbert Watson
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Herbert O. Watson

Obituary Condolences

Herbert O. Watson Obituary
Herbert O. Watson


Herbert O. Watson, age 89, of Wilmington, DE, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, January 8, 2017. He was the last surviving child out of 10 children born to the late Nathaniel and Anna Mae Watson. Herbert worked 30 years for ADT Security Company and later worked in security at Widener University. He loved spending time in Old New Castle where he was born and spent his childhood.

Herbert is survived by his loving wife, Helen Watson; sons: Herb Watson (Cordella), Mark Watson (David Wiley), and Andrew Watson; daughters:Theresa Wilson, Peggy Wheatley (Terry), Kathy Weldin (Kevin), and Julie Saylor (Jason); 9 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by 7 brothers and 2 sisters.

A visitation will be held Wednesday, January 11, 2017, from Noon to 1 PM in the Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Rd., Newark, DE 19702 followed by a service in celebration of Herbert's life at 1 PM. Burial will follow in All Saints cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Seasons Hospice, 220 Continental Drive Suite 100, Newark, DE 19713. For directions or to send an online condolence visit

Strano & Feeley

Family Funeral Home

Published in The News Journal on Jan. 11, 2017
Read More
More Information