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Obituary for Robert Watkins

Robert G. Watkins of Harvard, passed after a brief illness on Feb. 20, 2022 with his beloved wife, Laura (Morrison), son, Charlie and his fiancé, Rachel Buff, by his side.

He was the son of the late Dr. William and Janet Watkins of Pennsylvania. In addition to his wife and son, he leaves two children from a previous marriage, Elizabeth Hamilton of Plymouth and Jeff Watkins of Wellfleet, 3 grandchildren, 2 granddogs, and many in-laws, cousins, nephews, nieces and dear friends. Bob was predeceased by his sister, Anne Vanita Watkins, his biological parents, Robert Wallace and Doris Hipwell Holbrook and a brother, Robert Wallace, Jr.. He was loved by all and will be truly missed.

A memorial service and celebration will be held on Saturday, March 26 at 11 am at The Harvard Historical Society, 215 Still River Road, Harvard, MA 01451. In lieu of flowers please consider a contribution to one of the following organizations close to Bob’s heart:

Friends of Harvard Soccer, PO Box 432, Harvard, MA 01451
Harvard Lions Club, Treasurer, PO Box 268, Harvard, MA 01451
Harvard Ambulance Service, Attention: Jason Cotting, 40 Ayer Road, Harvard, MA 01451

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