Alan Harman Watson

30 Nov 1940 - 15 Sep 2015


(Formerly of Pahiatua)

Passed peacefully, after a courageous battle, in the arms of his loving wife and three daughters, on Tuesday, September 15, 2015, aged 74.

Loved and respected husband of Annabell for 54 years. Cherished and adored father and father-in-law of Brenda and Allan Potter, Sharon and Pat Moore, Rachael and Craig Haines. Awesome Grandad Al of Nick and Brittany, Sara, Amy, Jacqui, Jackson, Blake, Ellie and great Grandad of Lukas.

A special thank you to Greendale Medical, Cranford Hospice and Atawhai Hospital Care.

A celebration of Alan’s life was held at All Saints Anglican Church, cnr Puketapu and Church Roads, Taradale on Saturday, September 19 at 1.30pm, followed by private cremation.

In lieu of flowers, a donation in Alan’s memory to Cranford Hospice can be left via  A tribute to Alan or messages to his family can be left at or C/- PO Box 1055, Napier, 4140.