Watson, Kurt Edwin, Hemlock, Michigan

Beloved husband, father, son, brother, uncle, nephew, cousin, grandson, son-in-law, and friend passed away suddenly on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the age of 36 years. Kurt was born on November 5, 1978 in Saginaw, to Edwin and Patricia (Trinklein) Watson. He graduated from Hemlock High School in 1997. Together with his father, Kurt engaged in the family farming operation in Hemlock. Kurt married the love of his life, Tammy MacDonald on November 21, 2009; she survives him. He was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church, an avid sportsman and enjoyed his Oliver antique tractors. Kurt was a man of the seasons, winter was for snowmobiling, in spring he looked forward to the new beginning of the growing season; summer was to bale hay and tractor pulling and then he loved fall for harvesting and hunting. Surviving besides his wife, Tammy, their son, Kaeden who was Daddy’s pride and joy, his parents Ed and Pat Watson, sister, Leslie Brady, sisters-in-law: Tracie (Travis) Lindsay, Trisha MacDonald, mother-in-law, Janice MacDonald, nieces: Lexie Beach, Lilly Lindsay, Catie Lindsay, Kiley Brady, great-niece Aggie Beach, grandparents, Stafford and Marilyn Trinklein, Sr. and many special aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and dear friends. Kurt was predeceased by his father-in-law, Eugene MacDonald, grandparents Warren and Ruth Watson and a special cousin, Nathan Kernstock. Memorial service will take place on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter Lutheran Church, 2461 N. Raucholz Road, Hemlock. Rev. Richard E. Mundt will officiate. Friends may visit with the family on Sunday at the W. L. Case and Company, Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, from 2-8 p.m. and on Monday at church, from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the wishes of the family. www.casefuneralhome.com