Dexter Watters

Dexter Romayne Watters

Wednesday, January 26th, 1949 - Monday, August 12th, 2019
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Watters, Dexter Romayne
Passed away peacefully on Monday, August 12, 2019 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood at the age of 70. Dexter of Stayner, beloved husband of Betty Ann Barnes. Loving father of Linda (Greg Jonkman) and Richard. Dear Grandpa of Riley Watters. Brother of Brenda McSorley (Pat), Linda McCausland and Kevin Watters. Dexter will also be missed by his mother-in-law Patricia Barnes and family, nieces Nicole Hunter (Adam), Lisa Santa, Cindy Dougherty, Catherine Watters and nephews Geoffrey Stone, Sean McSorley, Connor Watters and great-niece Hayden. He is predeceased by his parents Dorothy and Nelson Watters. Dexter enjoyed a long career as a Registered Nurse spending 27 years at Sunset Manor where his great sense of humour was always appreciated. Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Stayner Chapel, 7313 Highway 26 on Thursday August 15, 2019 from 7 to 9 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday August 16, 2019 at Jubilee Presbyterian Church, 7320 Highway 26, Stayner at 2 o'clock. Reception to follow. Dexter’s family is grateful for the tremendous support of many people during his journey. Special thanks to his medical team Doctors Lewin, Russell, Nay and Yoon as well as the many nurses and staff for their compassionate care. If desired, donations may be made to the Collingwood G&M Hospital Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society or Jubilee Presbyterian Church in Dexter’s memory.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, August 15th, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Thursday, August 15th, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home - Stayner Chapel
    7313 Highway 26
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  • Service

    Friday, August 16th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Friday, August 16th, 2019 2:00pm
    Jubilee Presbyterian Church
    7320 Highway 26
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    Reverend Darren May
  • Interment

    Stayner Union Cemetery
    7661 Highway 26
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    At a later date
  • Reception

    Jubilee Presbyterian Church Hall
    7320 Highway 26
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Alberta Ayers

Posted at 04:54pm
I became a PSW 23 years ago I met Dexter at Sunset Manor doing my clinical there. He had a big personality because I remembered him all them years ago. A very hands on personality. He explain things that stuck in my head to this day. And I thank him for it. Nice person. Alberta

Cindy Harvey

Posted at 05:51pm
Bett Ann,
I am saddened to hear of Dexter's passing. My heart goes out to you and the family. Dexter always made me laugh. He will be missed.
Hugs....Cindy Harvey xoxo

Debbie Thom

Posted at 05:07pm
Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time, he was an amazing man with lots of fight, He’s hanging with dad until you meet again ❤️
Deb and Chris Thom

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