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Obituary for Stephen L Watford

Stephen L Watford
Newark, NJ

Stephen L Watford was born in Jersey City, New Jersey to George and the late Helen Marie Watford. He entered eternal life on April 26th, 2016.

Upon graduating from Dickinson High School he went on to earn a degree in Engineering. Stephen worked as a technician for Verizon for over 20 years. He was a long time member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers local 827. He loved his family and often went the extra mile when they were in need.

Stephen leaves to cherish his precious memory: one daughter, Nicole Watford, his father, George J. Watford Sr., one aunt, Francis Hunter, siblings; James Watford (Charlene), Barbara Watford, Jeffery Watford (Virgie), Carolyn Marcellus (George), Beverly Kennedy (Richard), Gwendolyn Miller (Charles), Pamela Jackson and Sandra Watford; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends

In addition to his Mother, he is preceded by his brother the late George J. Watford Jr., and sister Gloria E. Watford

Family and friends may visit on Thursday, April 26th from 12 noon to 1pm at the Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton Street, Somerset, NJ 08873. A service will begin at 1 pm at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Franklin Memorial Park, North Brunswick. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Stephen’s name to support Asperger’s research at www.actionforaspergers.org.
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