Marion J.  Watters
Died: Jul 24, 2016
Marion J. Watters, 83 passed away Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Clover Rest Home, in Columbia, NJ.  Born in Yardley, PA on November 5, 1932, Marion was the daughter of the late Dilbert C. & Gertrude (Van Hart) Locke.  She was predeceased by her husband H. Robert Watters in 1974.  
Marion lived most of her life in the greater Hackettstown area.  She and her husband farmed in Mansfield Twp until his passing.  She worked for 41 years at the Hackettstown Livestock Auction Market as an office worker. Marion is survived by two sons, Edward Watters and his wife Karen of Mansfield Twp, NJ & Jeffrey Watters and his companion, Marcia Williams of Topping, VA. One sister, Jean Hall of Prattville, AL. One brother in law, Ervin Watters and his wife, Joan of Mansfield Twp, NJ. Two Granddaughters, Kayleigh Watters of Westchester, PA & Stephanie Watters of Mansfield Twp, NJ. Many nieces and nephews.   Marion was predeceased by a sister, Betty LeMasters.
Visitation will be Thursday, July 28, 2016 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ. Interment will take place at Union Cemetery, Hackettstown, NJ at the convenience of the family. Online condolences may be sent to the family at
In lieu of flowers the family requests donation be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of New Jersey
400 Morris Avenue, Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834-1365. 


Celene Luscher
July 26th, 2016 5:36 pm
I am so deeply sorry for the loss of your Mom. I loved her and considered her a mother in law. She was the most loving and giving woman, always a bright smile and a giving heart. May your memories wrap you in love as you go through this difficult time. Love, Celene
Ed Eppler
July 26th, 2016 1:23 pm
Ed & Jeff: I'm sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. Even though I haven't seen you or your mom in years I remember your mom as a fun and energetic person to be around. Take time to mourn the loss but remember to celebrate the life. -Ed Eppler
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