After a good fight, Don passed away at Stratford General Hospital on Sunday, October 14, 2018 of St. Marys, formerly of Lucan, at the age of 79. Beloved husband of Margaret Jean (Schendera) Watt, and the late Audrey (Knowles) Watt. Dear and loving father of Debra and Ralph Pearce of St. Marys, and Diane Bosko and Larry Terriah of Cornwall. Dear and loving step-father of Deborah and Paul Marsden of Lucan, and Ted and Tammy Schendera. Dear grandfather of Meagan and Scott, and Monica and Jordon; Jackie and Stefan; Joshua and Lorna, and Karlee and David; Quincy, Alyssa, Brianna, and Thomas. Don was very excited about his two great-grandchildren who are on their way. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Bob Watt and Donna Chalkley of Woodstock, and Dave and Mary Ann Watt of St. Marys. Predeceased by his parents Tom and Hazel Watt, sister Dorothy, and brothers Jim, and Bill. Don was part owner of Watt Poultry Limited before purchasing Lucan Bowling Lanes, which he owned and operated for 35 years.
Visitation will be held at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, LUCAN on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 17th at 11 AM, with Pastor Paul Vollick officiating. Interment St. Marys Cemetery.
For those who wish, donations to St. Marys Memorial Hospital Foundation, or the Stratford General Hospital Foundation- Critical Care Unit would be appreciated by the family.WATT: Donald “Don” Thomas of St. Marys, formerly of Lucan