CASSADAGA: We are sad to announce the passing of James Watson of Cassadaga. He died at age 65 on December 27, 2022. James passed away surrounded by loved ones after a battle with cancer. He will be remembered as a generous and dependable man with a great sense of humor. He will be sadly missed and will always hold a place in our hearts.
He was predeceased by his father, David A. Watson, and left behind his mother, Elaine (Roof) Watson, brothers: David & Mary Ellen (Abram) Watson and Robert Watson, his long-time partner Linda Gonzalez, four children: Jakob & Jenny (Gerardo) Watson, Cody Watson, Andrew & Kahoru (Otani) Watson, Chris & Caroline (Watson) Hentges. He also leaves behind grandchildren, nieces, and nephews, both biological and in-heart.
A private memorial service will be arranged at a future date for close family members.