Former Delta resident Helen L. Watson died Jan. 16, 2018, at San Juan Living Center in Montrose. She was 94.
A graveside service was held Jan. 22 at the Cedaredge Cemetery.
She was born on March 1, 1923, near Kit Carson to Harvey and Margaret (Hogan) Shoffner. She spent her childhood in Cheyenne County near Kit Carson. After graduating from high school, she attended St. Anthony Hospital School of Nursing.
On Aug. 11, 1951, she married Robert Watson in Aztec, N.M.
She enjoyed spending time with family, traveling and being outdoors.
She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Robert Watson of Cedaredge; sons, Harvey Watson of Sonora, Calif and Gary Watson of Modesto Calif.; daughters, Marian (John) Vanzee of Krum, Texas, and Bobbi (Victor) Hansford of Cedaredge; nine grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Leona Thomas.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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