John W. Watts

John W. Watts
1925 - 2011

As the dates reveal, this was a life of 85 years. But, to those who knew John W. Watts, it meant so much more. He blessed this life, and those that knew him, with wisdom, kindness, unconditional love, and a wonderful sense of humor.
He came into this world in Bakersfield, California, as a part of the large John F. Watts family. He graduated from Bakersfield High School, and joined the Navy during WWII. His journey took him from Bakersfield Junior College to UCLA from 1948-1950, where he met and married Lois Lillian Dahlstrom, and where he received a degree in Business. John & Lois went on to live most of their 52 married years in Newport Beach, California. (Lois Watts 1929-2001)
For those who would like to attend the memorial service, it will be on Friday, March 18 @ 1pm at Saint Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Newport Beach ( If you would like to honor his memory with a gift, please send it to: Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018 ( or call (800) 457-6676.
Submitted by: Kathleen (Watts) Biermeier, Jennifer (Watts) Fox, Paul Watts and families

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