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Obituary of Nancy J. Watson, 74


Nancy J. Watson, 74, of Bellefonte, passed away on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at Centre Crest Nursing Home. Born on June 16, 1943, in Bellefonte, she was the daughter of the late Samuel Vonada and Myrtle (Beckwith) Vonada Cox. She was married to her beloved husband, Raymond Watson, who preceded her in death in 2013.

Nancy was a 1962 graduate of Bellefonte Area High School. She worked as a conference services manager at Penn State and later retired after 30 years of service.

She is survived by one daughter, Jackie Corl (Galen) of Stormstown, and two sons, Mark (SuLainne) of Bellefonte, and David (Nancy C.) of Bellefonte; six grandchildren, Garrett Corl, Brittany Corl, Matthew Watson, Greg Watson, Shelby Watson, and Cody Watson; and one great-grandchild, Crosby Corl. Also surviving is one sister, Helen Shope of Plant City, Florida, and one brother, Samuel Vonada (Ann) of Bellefonte, and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she is preceded in death by two sisters, Sarah and Betty.

Nancy was a member of St. John’s United Church of Christ in Bellefonte.

There will be a public viewing held on Friday, March 2, 2018 from 6-8pm at Wetzler Funeral Service, Inc. at 206 N. Spring Street, Bellefonte. Funeral Services will be held at 8pm at the funeral home with Pastor Diane Kinley officiating. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Centre Crest Axillary at 502 E. Howard Street Bellefonte, PA 16823.

Name of Deceased

Nancy J. Watson



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Funeral Home

Wetzler Funeral Home

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