obit: Lillian Doris Watson Krupsky
Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 11:54 pm
Lillian Doris Watson Krupsky, age 87, peacefully passed away on February 25, 2013.
Doris was born on August 17, 1925 in Leesville, Louisiana. Her parents were James R. Watson, Sr. and Lily Cain. She lived in Leesville, LA; Pasadena and San Marino, CA; and San Antonio and New Braunfels, TX. Doris worked for the United States Air Force as secretary to a major in Okinawa, Japan during the 1940’s and for Southwest Airlines in San Antonio, Texas.
She was an avid reader, thoroughbred horse racing enthusiast, and an excellent cook who enjoyed entertaining friends and family. Doris celebrated life and easily cultivated friendships.
She brought joy, happiness and humor to her wide circle of family and friends and was known for her generous heart and spirit.
Doris was a loving grandmother to 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren and is survived by sisters, Marion Hendricks (New Braunfels, TX) and Marie Hyde (Bryan, Texas); brother, James R. Watson, Jr. (Denver, CO); and numerous nieces and nephews.
MEMORIAL SERVICE FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2013 1:00 P.M. RIO TERRA 2294 E. COMMON STREET NEW BRAUNFELS, TEXAS
Celia Halfacre from Lometa United Methodist Church, Lometa, Texas will officiate. A reception will follow.
The family wishes to thank all of those who cared for her during the past few years.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Hope Hospice, 611 N. Walnut, New Braunfels, TX 78130.
You are invited to sign the Guestbook at www.porterloring.com Arrangements with PORTER LORING MORTUARY NORTH 2102 NORTH LOOP 1604 EAST SAN ANTONIO, TX 78232 – (210) 495-8221.
New Braunfels Herald/ Zeitung