Kathryn June Watkins
Kathryn "June" Watkins, 93, of Anderson, passed away Sept. 14, 2019, at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois.
She was born June 10, 1926, in Anderson, where she resided all of her life.
June was a homemaker and mother to four ornery kids and numerous pets.
She loved gardening, animals, entertaining, shopping, playing cards, traveling, and spending time with her friends and family.
June is survived by her daughters, Karen Miller, Connie (David Heinke) Watkins; grandchildren, Amy Watkins, Gretchen Smith, April Myers, Matthew Watkins, Gustavo Baca-Spittal; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William V. Watkins; daughter, Kathy Vaughn; son, John Watkins; her parents, John and Myrtle Hawkins; and her sister, Gretchen Hawkins.
The family would like to express their gratitude to June's many caregivers, especially to Becky Williams.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd St., Anderson.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at the funeral home.
Burial will take place in Anderson Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Arthritis Foundation.
Published on September 16, 2019


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Brian Duffy
Sep 17, 2019
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