Mary P. Watts, 79, of Newcomerstown, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012, at the Riverside Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Newcomerstown.

She was born Thursday, Dec. 1, 1932, to the late Robert L. and Opal I. (Kuhn) Kohler.

She was proud member of the Newcomerstown Class of 1950 and enjoyed attending all of the meetings and reunions.

She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church where she had been a Sunday school teacher for many years, a member of the Newcomerstown Historical Society and was current

President. She was active in the Newcomerstown Booster Club where she was secretary during the 1960s and 1970s.

She enjoyed going to sporting events of grandchildren in high school and college and nieces and nephews in Newcomerstown and Strasburg.

On June 13, 1954, she married Kenneth E. Squire Mason, who died July 9, 1971, and then on March 9, 1974, she married Clarence A. "Pappy" Watts, who died July 30, 2010.

She is survived by two sons, Thomas K. Mason and companion Cindy Mathews and David H. (Lisa K.) Mason, all of Newcomerstown; four grandchildren, Keeley M. (Ed) Humberson of Pittsburgh, Pa., Kadi N. (Todd) Bell of Newcomerstown, Kenneth J. Mason of Newcomerstown, Hannah R. (Doug) Mullens of Morrisville, N.C.; great-grandson, Vincent David Humberson; twin sister, Marilyn (Don) Atkinson of Newark; and two sisters-in-law, Maxine Kohler of Coshocton and Norma Davis of Newcomerstown.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Robert G. Kohler; and three sisters, Ruth Hurst, Beryl DeRing, Jane Worthington.

Services will be Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, at 11 a.m. at the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown, with the Rev. Kenneth Hacker and Rev. Donald Silverthorne officiating. Burial will be in West Lawn Cemetery.

The Addy Funeral Home in Newcomerstown was in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to: St. Paul Lutheran Church, 121 S. College St., Newcomerstown, OH 43832; or Newcomerstown Historical Society, 221 W. Canal St., Newcomerstown, OH 43832.

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