Rosa “Rose” Jane Watson, 86

Rosa “Rose” Jane Watson, 86

Rosa “Rose” Jane Watson, 86, of Bridgeport, passed away Thursday, September 24, 2020, at Skyview at Bridgeport. Her memorial service will be held on Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 11:00 a.m., at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Bridgeport with Pastor Allen Strawn officiating. Private family interment will have taken place prior to the memorial service in the Angora Cemetery at Angora. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. Online condolences may be left by visiting Rose’s memorial page at

Rose was born on March 26, 1934, to parents Walter E. and Edith M. (Terrell) Berry. She was baptized and confirmed in the Christian faith on July 31, 1960. She united in holy marriage to Daniel E. Watson on December 26, 1953, and they enjoyed 43½ years of married life together. God also blessed them with the gift of children, Cheryl and Danene.

She is survived by her daughters, Cheryl L. Watson and Danene J. (Kenny) Stroud; eight grandchildren; 19 greatgrandchildren; sister, Georgia (Donald) Shively; and sisterin-law, Judy Berry.

Rose was preceded in death by her husband Daniel, one grandchild, one great-grandchild, her parents and two brothers. Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.

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