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Frank Watson

September 8, 1951 - October 26, 2017
Glen Arbor, MI



At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Tuition Assistance Fund at the Leelanau Outdoor Center
1653 Port Oneida Road
Maple City, MI 49664
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Life Story / Obituary


Frank Hubbell Watson, 66, of Glen Arbor, passed away peacefully at Munson Medical Center surrounded by family on October 26, 2017.

Frank was born September 8, 1951 in Frankfort, Michigan to Mary Lynn (Pettitt) and Frank Houghton Watson. Frank was a lifelong resident of Leelanau County.

Frank married Jan Marie Dechow in 1971, who survives. He is also survived by daughter, Tracy (Jered) Wittkopp; son, Frank Hunter Watson; his sister, Megan (Jeff Forrest) Watson; grand-daughter, Ella Marie Wittkopp and many nieces and nephews. Frank was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Stephen “Pat” (Karen Lepley) Watson.

The family wishes to thank the doctors, nurses and staff on B2 and in the ICU at Munson Medical Center.

A celebration of life is planned for the spring.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Tuition Assistance Fund at the Leelanau Outdoor Center at 1653 Port Oneida Road, Maple City, MI 49664 or http://locprograms.org/donate/. Please visit www.lifestorytc.com to sign the guest book and share your thoughts and memories with the family. The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.