Mary E. Watson

CALUMET – Mary E. Watson, 99, passed away Monday, May 27, 2013 in Chicago, Ill.

She was born in Mohawk on February 16, 1914, to George and Katherine Zadravetz.

After attending local schools, she lived in Chicago where she married John Watson. The couple retired to Calumet Waterworks where Mr. Watson passed away in 1979.

Mrs. Watson was a member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church and the Ladies’ Altar Society.

She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Louise (James) Pardini of Hancock; one son, John (Irene) Watson of Chicago; seven grandchildren, Debbie, Mike and Ronald Adams, James Auricchio, Larry, Joan and Mary Watson; several great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Larry; a daughter, Barbara Adams; siblings, George, Joseph, Giselle, Margaret, Kathryn and Theresa.

A funeral Mass was held on Monday, June 3 in St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. Abraham Mupparathara officiating.

Ryan Funeral Home in Calumet is serving the family.