Clark W. Watson 91, passed away Friday, July 4, 2014. Born in Schenectady, NY on May 11, 1923, he was the son of Clark and Esther Watson. He was a graduate of Nott Terrace High School in Schenectady. He attended Meridan Junior College in Mississippi where he played football. Clark was an Army Air Corp veteran of World War II serving in the European Theater and was part of the D Day invasion.
Clark operated Ballston Flowers and decorated downtown Ballston Spa at Christmas time. He was a Master Plumber and operated Watson Plumbing for many years. Clark was a member of Christ Community Church for over 40 years and served as an elder. He was a past member of Franklin Lodge #90 F&AM and member and past president of Ballston Spa Rotary. He enjoyed golfing and model airplanes. He liked to watch old John Wayne movies with his family.
He was predeceased by his son Bruce Watson and sister Jean Herbst. Clark is survived by his beloved wife Marion; his children, Francee Baker (Robert) of Buskirk, Pamela Clark (Chester) of Lake George, Monica Stewart (James) of Broadalbin, Edward Watson (Sylvia) of Saratoga Springs, Jo-Anne Monheim (Brian) of Arkansas, Stephen Catanzarita (Susan) of Pennsylvania, Julie Watson of Gloversville and Deborah Hodgkins (Mark) of Charlton; 13 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, July 8 from 6-8pm at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. Funeral services will be held 10am Wednesday at Christ Community Church, 1010 Route 146, Clifton Park. Burial will follow in Memory Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to Christ Community Church, 1010 Route 146, Clifton Park, NY 12065.