Christina Watson

Obituary of Christina Watson

Christina Mary Watson

January 9, 1943-July 15, 2017

Highland Mills, NY

Christina "Chris" M. Watson of Highland Mills passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Suffern, NY. She was born on January 9, 1943 in Bronx, NY. The youngest sister to four brothers, Christina was the daughter of the late David and Catherine "Kitty" Kelly Curtin.

After receiving her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from SUNY New Paltz, Chris worked as a psychiatric-mental health nurse at the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Campus of the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System and later at the Behavioral Health Center at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, NY. She was a member of St. Patrick's Church and the Woodbury Senior Citizens of Highland Mills, NY.

Her loving husband William J. Watson of Highland Mills, NY survives. Also surviving are her children and their spouses: Suzanne Bussetti and her husband Christopher of Allendale, NJ; her son James Watson and his wife Margaret of Los Olivos, CA; her son David Watson of Warwick, NY; her four grandchildren Emma, Lukas, Margaret and Lucy; and her nephews and nieces David, Vincent, Brendan, Kevin, Kathleen and Regina. Chris was predeceased by her brothers David, Edward, John and Brendan.

There will be no visitation. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 20th at St. Patrick's Church, 448 Route 32, Highland Mills, NY. Interment will follow in the Cemetery of the Highlands, Highland Mills, NY.

Memorial donations may be made to www.mds-foundation.org the Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation, Inc.