Anthony Watson, Sr., born on October 5th, 1946, passed away at his
home, surrounded by his loved ones on July 25th, 2018. He is
survived by his wife of 52 years, Roseanna Watson, and his four children, Jake
Jr. (51), Tammy (49), Thomas (47), and Lisa (46).
most his life in Columbia, PA with his brothers Elwood and Charles, and his
sisters Gloria and Rosie. He made many friends along the years. If you were to
ever asked to "pet his beagle", you would know it was Jake you were talking to.
On days that it was "hotter than a duck's ass", you could find him swimming
with his nine grandchildren, and his two great grandchildren, in his backyard. His
love for animals showed, from skunks and snakes, to miniature poodles, he always
had a furry friend to show off, or chase you with.
and friends will be having a celebration of his life, where his ashes will be
used in the planting of a dogwood tree. Here they will always be able to visit,
and watch a beautiful tree grow, like the beauty that Jake brought to their
world. Arrangements by the Clyde W. Kraft Funeral Home, Inc.