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July 5, 1949 ~ January 27, 2018 (age 68)

WATSON, DONALD E. JR. Jan 27th of West Roxbury, formerly of Jamaica Plain.  Son of the late Donald E. Sr. and Constance (Kelley) Watson.  Husband of Gloria Maria (Austrich) Watson.  Loving father to Ryan & his wife Annie Watson of IL and Meredith Watson of TN.  Brother of Robert & his wife Laurie, Kevin & his wife Monica and Steven & his wife Sue Watson and Maureen & her husband Paul Keeley.  Grandfather of Cole & Liam Watson.  Stepfather of Robert & Stefan Provost.  Brother in law of Juan & Ricardo.  Also survived by his in laws  Ricardo & Casilda  Austrich.  Late retired assistant principal at the Mary E. Curley School in Jamaica Plain, late teacher at Weymouth High School and late former principal of the Tobin School in Cambridge.  Also a late member of the Jamaica Plain Neighborhood House and Jamaica Plain Softball League.


Visiting Hours will be held Wednesday from 4-8pm at Mann & Rodgers Funeral Home, 44 Perkins St (corner of So. Huntington Ave) Jamaica Plain. Relatives and friends are invited.


Funeral Services will be held at Hope-Central Congregational Church, 85 Seaverns Ave (corner of Elm St) Jamaica Plain on Saturday, Feb 3rd at 11:30 am. 


All are welcome.  Interment  Mt. Benedict Cemetery.  All are invited.




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