Gary F. Watterson, 69, of Oconomowoc passed away on Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Gary was born on May 5, 1952 in Watertown, the son of Edmund and Virginia (Diedrich) Watterson. He married the love of his life Caryl Stern on November 1, 1975 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Sugar Island and the couple enjoyed 46 years of marriage. Gary proudly served our country in the United States Army from 1972 to 1977. He was a longtime member of Fellowship Baptist Church. He worked in construction for many years before becoming a produce market farmer which he grew to love very much. In his free time he enjoyed hunting and was talented woodworker craftsman. Above all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Gary is survived by his wife, children Tara Watterson and Bretta (Stephan Su) Watterson, siblings Karren (Gary) Richmond, Roxane (Ron) Wegner, and Kevin Watterson. He is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents and sister Sherry McCamley.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, February 5, 2022 at Fellowship Baptist Church in Watertown with Pastor Greg Robotti presiding. Visitation will take place at the church from 9:00am until the time of service. Burial will take place at a later date.