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David H. Watson, Sr.

July 15, 1917 ~ October 21, 2019 (age 102)

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David H. Watson
October 21, 2019
David H. Watson, 102, of Silver Spring, MD, passed away on Monday, October 21, 2019 at Providence Place, Pine Grove.
Born on July 15, 1917 in Philadelphia,  he was a son of the late Thomas Jr. and Ethel Houston Watson.
He was TSgt in the Army having served during WWII.  He then entered into the USA Reserves and retired with the rank of Captain.
David worked as a Electrical Engineer for the Department of Defense.
He was a member of the Ashton Baptist Church, Ashton Md, Masonic Lodge in Maryland and the Shriners.
Preceding him in death were two brothers, Thomas Watson, III and Reid E. Watson;  four sisters, Effie Kelly, Mary Taylor, Katherine (Kitty) Watson, and Rachel Davis.
Surviving are his wife of 72 years G. Naomi White Watson; two sons, David Jr. and wife Michaelene Watson of Pine Grove, Bruce Watson of Frederick, MD;  two grandchildren Michael Watson and Jessica Watson.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral  Home, Inc., Pine Grove with SALM John Ziegler officiating.  There will be a viewing on Thursday, October 24, 2019, from 9:00 A.M. until 10:00 A.M. at the Funeral  Home.  Interment will follow in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, PA.
In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the Ashton Baptist Church,  17826 New Hampshire Ave., Ashton, MD 20861 in his memory.
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October 24, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
H L Snyder Funeral Home Inc
139 S Tulpehocken St
Pine Grove, PA 17963

Funeral Service
October 24, 2019

10:00 AM
H L Snyder Funeral Home Inc
139 S Tulpehocken St
Pine Grove, PA 17963


Ashton Baptist Church
17826 New Hampshire Ave., Ashton MD 20861

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