Peter P. Watson, age 75, of Beaver Dams, NY and long time former resident of Wheeler, NY died Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, PA.
Peter P. Watson, age 75, of Beaver Dams, NY and long time former resident of Wheeler, NY died Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, PA. He was born in Wayland, NY on July 10, 1943, the son of the late Harold and Ann (Adamowicz) Watson. He retired from the Bath VAMC. Mr. Watson was a member of the Bath B.P.O.E. 1547, Charles E. Wescott American Legion Post 173 in Bath and the Bath V.F.W. 1470. He was a past member of the Knights of Columbus Council 5147. Mr. Watson was an avid golfer, hunter and Buffalo Bills Fan. He was an US Army Veteran and devoted family man.
He is survived by his wife Nancy (Fries) Watson and daughters Kelli (Jamie) Bigelow both of Beaver Dams, NY, daughter, Wendy (Mark) Watson-Sherwood of Freedom, NY and special family friend Sheri Ortiz; grandchildren, Leann (Russ) Becker, Craig (Elyse) Sherwood, Cory Bigelow, Tanner Bigelow and Lawson Bigelow; great grandchildren, Cayden and Nathan Becker; nephews, Scott (Tina) Watson, Paul (Tina) Watson and Matthew (Danielle) Watson, long time best friend, David Ferris and several other nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and cousins. He is pre-deceased by his loving daughter Jodi Bigelow, brother Larry Watson and favorite hunting partner Jack Kerr. Family and friends are invited to call at Fagan’s Funeral Home in Bath on Saturday December 15, 2018 from 1:00-2:00 pm with a memorial service to follow at 2:00 pm with Father Pat Connor officiating. Inurnment will be in the Wheeler Cemetery.