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Gail Jeanne WATSON


Peacefully passed away in Christchurch on November 1, 2021, aged 81 years. Dearly loved wife of Colin for 57 years, loved mother and mother-in-law of Tony and Sarah, Dean and Janette, John and Ally, and Rachel, loved ‘Nana Gail’ of Chris, James, George, Harriet, Adam, and Oscar. Beloved daughter of Ivan and Jeanne Harris (both deceased), loved sister and sister-in-law of Alan and Sue, sister-in-law of Margaret and the late Jim Overton, David and Maisie Watson (both deceased), Trevor and Annette Watson, Graham and Paula Watson.

Gail’s favourite verses from the Bible:

John 3:16-17.

Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Gail Watson, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to Multiple Sclerosis & Parkinson’s Canterbury may be made online at

Due to current restrictions on large gatherings, Gail’s Celebration of Life will be private, with invitations personally extended by the family.