Marilee Watson

Obituary of Marilee Watson

Marilee L. Watson, 65, Marion, died at 12:23 a.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017, at Summit City Nursing and Rehabilitation in Fort Wayne. She was born in Marion on January 7, 1952, to the late Fred and Freda (Todd) Watson.

After receiving her bachelor's degree in nursing, Marilee served others as a registered nurse in the healthcare field. She loved to cook, travel, and spend time with her grandkids.

She is survived by her children, Ann Henderson, Marion, Doug (Gena) Henderson, South Carolina, and Julie Long, Indianapolis; grandchildren, Ryan Jackson, Reanna Jackson, and Randon Jackson; great-grandchildren, Rayveon, Rashiya, Raleigh, Raelyn, Rapha, and Royal; brother, Bill Watson, Marion; and cousin, Barbara (Lee) Maples, Tennessee.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Fred Watson.

The family will receive visitors from 2-3 p.m. with Marilee's funeral service beginning at 3 p.m. on Friday, December 8, 2017, at Grant Memorial Park Chapel, 1606 W. 26th St., Marion, IN.

Arrangements are entrusted to Integrity Funeral Care, 2901 S. Washington St., Marion, IN.

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