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In Loving Memory Of

Raymond Earl Watt


Raymond Earl Watt, resident of Grande Prairie, formerly of Peace River, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton, at the age of 68 years.

Ray was born May 8, 1949 in Peace River, AB. He was raised in Weberville and Three Creeks, AB. He attended school at both T.A. Norris Junior High and Peace River High School where he graduated. He worked at the Peace River Post Office, A&G Enterprises, IGA Admin. Department, Ed Pardell, Daily Herald Tribune, and was a Groundskeeper for Cedarwood Park.

Ray married Irene Watt (nee Dziengielewski) on July 9, 1971. He was loyal, dedicated, and trustworthy. He enjoyed playing cards, riding tractor, visiting family and friends, old cars, western movies, and reading Louis Lamour books.

He will be sadly missed by his wife Irene; children: Trina (Jason), Crystal (Colin), and Derrek (Bev); grandchildren: Emily, Alexander, Justice (JT), Tomys, Hannah, Jackson, Malcolm, and Mya; sisters: Rosalie Friesen, Nancy Dziengielewski (Ed Sr.), Janet Nichiporik (Richard); as well as numerous nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

He was predeceased by his parents Walter Watt and Elizabeth Mary Watt (nee Wheadon); nephew Barry Friesen; and grandparents Thomas and Catherine Watt.

A Celebration of Life will be held Thursday June 29, 2017, at 2:00pm, at Christ Community Church in Grande Prairie (10106 112 Ave.).

Interment will be held  Friday, June 30, 2017, at 1:00pm, at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Peace River.

Memorial donations may be made to Diabetes Canada (100, 12220 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton, AB, T5N 3Y4), Canadian Cancer Society (200, 325 Manning Road NE, Calgary, AB, T2E 2P5), or to Heart and Stroke of Alberta (Unit 109, 10126 120 Ave., Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 8H9).

In Loving Memory of

Raymond Earl Watt


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Funeral Service Details

Celebration of Life
Thursday, June 29, 2017
2:00 PM
Christ Community Church
10106-112 Ave
Grande Prairie, Alberta
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Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Friday, June 30, 2017
1:00 PM
Peace River, Alberta
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