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60 Roe Ave
P.O. Box 539
Gander, NL A1V 2E1
Phone: 709-256-8585 or 1-888-256-8585
Fax: 709-256-7606
Rose Wilhelmina Watkins

Rose Wilhelmina Watkins

Wednesday, November 2nd, 1938 - Monday, December 23rd, 2019
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Passed away suddenly at her residence in Glenwood, On Monday, December 23rd, 2019, Rose Wilhelmina Watkins, age 81.
Predeceased by her parents Stanley and Annie Simmons.
Left to mourn with loving memories are her husband Gerald, sons Nelson (Lorraine) of Saint John, NB; Grant (Mary) of Gander, Wally (Dawn) of Carbonear, daughters Carolyn (Eugene Clarke) of Glenwood, Joyce of Glenwood, sister Joan Kelly of St. John’s, grandchildren Matthew, Timothy (Cecilia), Rebekah (Nathan), David (Lori), Joshua (Amber), Alex, great-grandchildren Sequoia, Kestrel, Emma, Grayson, Lucas, Oliver and a large circle of family and friends.
Resting at the Anglican Church, Glenwood on Thursday, December 26th from 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. and 7:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M. and Friday, December 27th from 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Funeral service will take place at 2:00 P.M. Interment will follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Glenwood.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Rose’s memory may be made to The Janeway Children’s Hospital or the Glenwood Fire Department.
Rose was born in Horwood, to Stanley and Annie Simmons on November 2nd, 1938. During her early years where she finally found time to work outside the family, she helped other people keep their homes clean and was a homecare worker before the term was invented. She didn’t really find time to enjoy life until she joined the WI and volunteered at the Salvation Army Thrift Store – Her passion. Her family remembers best her strong morale values and her desire to point her family to church.
Arrangements entrusted through Stacey’s Funeral Home, Gander.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, December 26th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Thursday, December 26th, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Anglian Church, Glenwood
  • Second Visitation

    Thursday, December 26th, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Thursday, December 26th, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Anglian Church, Glenwood
  • Third Visitation

    Friday, December 27th, 2019 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Friday, December 27th, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Anglian Church, Glenwood
  • Service

    Friday, December 27th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Friday, December 27th, 2019 2:00pm
    Anglican Church, Glenwood
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  • Interment

    Salvation Army Cemetery, Glenwood


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Bill Bradbury

Posted at 04:12pm
To the Watkin's family: Very sorry and deeply saddened to hear that Mrs. Watkins has passed away. Please accept our heartfelt sympathy and condolences. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. Bill Bradbury and family

Julie and Ken James

Posted at 03:53pm
Julie and Ken James....

Joyce, so sad to her that your Mom has passed. We will be thinking of, and praying for you at this difficult time in your life. Please give our sincere condolences to your Dad, Carolyn and your brothers.

marg hancock

Posted at 02:45pm
To Carolyn and all the family. my sincere condolences. Remember the good times. Marg Hancock

eunice carroll

Posted at 01:05pm
Gerald and family - Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow. We are sorry for your loss. Take comfort in your memories of Rose and all the beauty she brought to your life. She loved her family to the fullest! May she rest in peace and be remembered fondly in our hearts forever. With Love from Eunice and Len and family.

Gerald and Sandra

Posted at 08:22pm

To Uncle Gerald and family, sorry to hear of Aunt Rose’s passing. We will always cherish the wonderful memories of coming to visit when we can home on vacation. Praying God’s strength and love in the days to come, lean on him and he will be your comfort.
Love Gerald and Sandra

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