Pauline Watson
Monday
15
April

Visitation at Main Service

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Monday, April 15, 2019
United Methodist Church Of Monroe
47 Maple Avenue
Monroe, New York, United States
Monday
15
April

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Monday, April 15, 2019
United Methodist Church Of Monroe
47 Maple Avenue
Monroe, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Cemetery Of The Highlands
634-640 Route 32
Highland Mills, New York, United States

Obituary of Pauline Watson

Pauline (Polly) Watson

November 22, 1922 – April 5, 2019

Formerly of Monroe, NY

 

Polly's story started in Chelsea Vermont on November 22,1922 as the only child of Jesse M.Hunt and Stella Beckwith Hunt.

 

She graduated from Monroe High School on North Main Street in Monroe, NY. She married John C. Watson in 1943 while he was serving in WWII. When John came home after the war they started their loving family and continued to work and live in Monroe.

 

Polly is survived by her children Jack Watson and wife Elaine, Cathy Norris and Ron Furnia, Jayne Ziegler and Brian Gibson; grandchildren John K Watson and wife Georgia, Matthew Watson and wife Katy, Dayna Karafiol and Adam Karafiol, Britney Jacobus and husband Sean, Patti Caruso and husband Lenny; her great grandchildren Sawyer and Baylee Karafiol, Cal Caruso.

 

She is predeceased by her husband John and granddaughter Chelsey Ziegler.

 

Polly survived ovarian cancer at age 92 and then she put up a tough fight with cancers reoccurrence until her death at home in Piermont NY on April 5,2019. Polly was retired from Monroe Woodbury School District where she worked as administrative secretary. She was a member of the Monroe United Methodist Church, Sunday school teacher, Girl Scout leader, member of NYS educational secretaries and MWEA. Aside from her community involvement Polly was a casual artist, amazing seamstress, beach lover and most of all a loving and supportive Mom and Grandmom and friend to many.

 

Services will be held Monday April 15th at Monroe United Methodist Church 47 Maple Ave., Monroe. Visitation will be at the church from 10-11 a.m. followed by a Funeral Service beginning at 11 a.m. Interment will take place in Cemetery of the Highlands, Highland Mills, NY.

 

 

Memorial donations can be made in Polly's honor to United Hospice of Rockland 11 Stokum Lane, New City, NY

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