Rosetta Watson Thursday, February 3, 1944 - Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017 at New Bethel Church,745 Walker Ave. A public visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. Services conducted by Bowser-Johnson Funeral Chapel, 723 SW 6th Avenue, Topeka, Kansas. The family ask that you continue to check the website for additional information. Rosetta Watson, 73, was born February 3, 1944 in Kansas City, Missouri the daughter of John L. Young Sr. and Espinola Shephard Young. Rosetta married Sydney Watson Sr. on February 29, 1961 in Kansas City, Kansas. Rosetta was a retired substitute teacher. Rosetta accepted Christ and was a member of New Bethel Church, Kansas City, Kansas. Rosetta received her reward of eternal rest on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the University of Kansas Medical Center. She was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Sydney Watson Sr. of Kansas City, Kansas; son, Sydney Watson Jr.; daughter, Yolanda McKinney of Kansas City, Kansas; five brothers, John Young Jr., Armour (Arnetta) Young, Howard (Belinda) Young, William (Lolita) Young, and Lester Young all of Kansas City, Kansas; three sisters, Bobbie Shropshire of Raytown, Missouri, O’Bie Hardin and Christina Martin both of Kansas City, Kansas and other relatives and friends.