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Dylan Jerald Watson

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Dylan Jerald Watson, 24, of Alpena went to his heavenly home peacefully after a long battle with a pituitary tumor, Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at Metro Hospital in Wyoming surrounded by his loving family.


Dylan was born on November 30, 1995, in Alpena to Edward and Dawn (Standen) Watson. He worked at Northeast Community Mental Health as a Community Support Worker for the past six years. Dylan was a member of Alpena Free Methodist Church. He loved collecting flashlights, knives, and tools. Dylan enjoyed cooking, being in nature, camping, going on rides and had a love for people.


Surviving are his parents, Ed & Dawn; sister, Chelsea; several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Dylan was preceded in death by his grandparents, Harvey & Peg Standen and Jerald & Lena Watson.


Visitation will take place Monday at Bannan Funeral Home from 2-8 p.m. and continues Tuesday at Alpena Free Methodist Church from 10 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Richard George officiating.


Memorials:  Helen DeVos Renucci Hospitality House, Grand Rapids and Michigan Works Youth Program