Johanne E Watson (nee Kofoed)

Johanne E Watson, of Nanaimo, British Columbia passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 13, 2016. Born February 13, 1931 in Terrace B.C., Johanne was predeceased by beloved husband of 34 years, Barry. She is survived by children Graham, Brian and Carla, six grandchildren, brothers George, Charles and Thomas, sisters Adele, Diane, Betty-Jean and Anne. Johanne was an active member of St. Peter’s Parish and contributed countless hours of community service to organizations including Birthright and the Catholic Women’s League. As such, Johanne will be dearly missed by many people she touched during her 57 years in Nanaimo. Funeral Mass will be conducted at 11:00 AM Saturday, October 22, 2016 at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church, 301 Machleary Street, Nanaimo, B.C. Family and friends will gather immediately after in St. Peter’s Hall. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the BCSPCA, or Catholic Mission in Canada.