Edward Watson Jr.

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Edward Watson Jr., age 79, Wilson Avenue, DuBois, Pa., died Saturday, June 18, 2016, at his home.
Born Sept. 19, 1936, in DuBois, Pa., he was the son of the late Edward Watson Sr. and Anna Rose (Ogershok) Watson.
He was a veteran of the United States Navy.
On Nov. 26, 1958, he married Jerolyn "Jerry" Gifford. She survives.
Ed retired in 1994 as a meter reader for Penelec after 33 years of service.
He was a former Sandy Township Supervisor, serving for 20 years.
He was a member of Christ Lutheran Church. He was an active member of the DuBois Oklahoma Athletic Association and the DuBois Area Historical Society. He enjoyed playing basketball.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children: George "Ed" Watson and his wife, Kim of El Dorado, Kan., Michael Watson and his wife, Beth of Cape Coral, Fla. and Randy Watson of DuBois, Pa.; nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Janet Truitt; and a great-granddaughter, Cailyn Watson.
There will be no public visitation.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 30, 2016, from Christ Lutheran Church with Pastor John Miller officiating.
Memorials may be sent to Christ Lutheran Church, 875 Sunflower Drive, DuBois, PA 15801 and/or the Penn Highlands Home Health Hospice, 100 Hospital Avenue, DuBois, PA 15801 and/or the DuBois Area Historical Society, P.O. Box 401, DuBois, PA 15801.
Online condolences may be sent to www.gbfuneralhome.com.
The Goble-Baronick Funeral Home, DuBois, is in charge of the arrangements.
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Published in The Courier Express from June 19 to June 21, 2016
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