John Watson (24 Jan 1948 - 20 Nov 2020)

Funeral Director

Sunderland Crematorium Chester Road Sunderland SR4 7RS
2nd Dec 2020
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Easington Lane
(formerly of Haswell)

Peacefully, after a brave battle with illness, on November 20th aged 72 years, John (John Scone / Hairy John / Rooster). The beloved partner of the late Christine. The dear dad of Nigel, Scott, the late Gary, stepdad of Helen, Thomas and a dear father-in-law. An adored granda and great-granda. A much-loved son of the late Ralph and Elizabeth and a dearly loved brother, uncle, nephew and good friend to many. A service will be held on Wednesday December 2nd in Sunderland Crematorium at 4:00pm. Due to the limited capacity at the crematorium, a live web stream is available:

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Family flowers only. Donations in lieu for Independent Methodist Church, Easington Lane. A donation box will be provided at the crematorium. All enquiries to Andrew Grey Funeral Directors, 73 High Street, Easington Lane. Tel: 0191 5263499. Good night, God bless.

Funeral Director: Mr Ben White

With deepest sympathy from Andrew and staff.

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Sharron Renwick wrote

Rip scon great bloke Bobbins n family xx

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Katie Watson wrote

Miss you so much granda, it's still so unreal , love you all the world , at least your at peace now and back with your son's and Christine xxxxx

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Charlie Watson wrote

Fly high granda your pain free and back with me dad & Christine
Loved always Charlie Daniel regan angel n Ella-Jane x

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Julie and les noble wrote

RIP John .. we have some crazy memories of you we will never forget. God bless ... Julie, Les and family x

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Back together forever more xxx

Back together forever more xxx

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Mrs H wrote

You will be forever in our hearts minds we’ve shared god memories an some bad ones but over these 17 years you made a massive impact and imprint to each and everyone of your crazy crew of our family and friends thank you forever all you done you won’t ever be forgotten as we said Odele was the only one with a granda you were hers as welll as alll ya others cause by god you had ah fare few fly high iny and look after all of ours up there and keep that party going cause there be nee COVID up there we all jealous thanks for everything always all the worlds and more you are pain free and happy ya have your Chris (tine) back I will allow it this once RIP love and miss always your bonnie Lass the biggen Robbie an your very own crazy crew who adored you 🙏🦋💙xxxx

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Ravarna Nelson wrote

Rest In Peace Grandad John Fly High Missed Dearly Lots Love & Hugs & Kisses Ravarna & Jade ❤️❤️❤️

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Dainey Smith wrote

I love u so much grandar would do anything to have u back especially our car trips to kfc singing the gambler but u and nanna are back together now guaranteed u have already had 200 arguments but it’s just ur ways love use both so much ❤️❤️

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Uncle John ❤️ Always In my heart, a true gentleman and a massive loss to the family rest in peace

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