Watson, Janke Klas (nee de Jong) “Jenny”

With sadness our family announces the passing of Janke ‘Jenny’ in her 89th year, peacefully at Franklin Gardens LTC on March 21st, 2012.  Beloved wife of the late Grant Watson (1992).  Loving mother of George Watson (Sheila), Calgary; Dr. Howard Watson (Susan), Nassau Bahamas; Dr. Dwight Watson (Mary), Calgary; Harold Watson (Denise), Vancouver; Sonya Laverock (John), Harrow; Roger Watson (Cathy), Calgary.  Oma to 12 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.  Dearest sister of Jack de Jong, Windsor.  Jenny was born in Holland and came to Canada after W.W. II on the Queen Mary.  She took pride in raising her family and was a talented artist and seamstress.  Many thanks to the staff of Franklin Gardens for their exemplary care of Jenny for the past 12 years.  Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday, March 23, 2012 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Diabetes Association or Heart and Stroke Foundation.  Family and Friends may share their memories of Jenny at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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