Genevieve M. “Jenny” Watson, 91, of Kleinfeltersville, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, at home.
Born in York, she was the daughter of the late Otho G. and Dale V. Kline Miller. Jenny was the loving wife of Lt. Colonel James R. Watson who died in 1997. Jenny attended Washington Bible College. A homemaker, she also did modeling part-time in the Philadelphia area for Wannamaker’s and had a role in a dairy commercial. As a teenager, she learned to fly an airplane. She enjoyed traveling. Jenny’s Christian faith was important to her and she taught Good News Clubs for Child Evangelism in numerous areas. She was also a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Jenny enjoyed painting and entertaining.
Surviving is a son, Jeffrey, husband of Laura-Jean Watson, of Kleinfeltersville, four grandchildren, Joyce, wife of Chad Wickes, Jessica, wife of Darren Grier, Jennifer, wife of Phillip Allen, Jacqueline Watson, eight great-grandchildren, Jacob, Dustin, Owen Wickes, Katlyn, Kennedy Grier, Wesley, Jaden, and Nella Allen, and a sister-in-law, Fay Miller, of KY. Preceding her in death is a brother, Glen Miller.
Interment will be private in Arlington Cemetery, VA. Those desiring may send contributions in Jenny’s name to: Hershey Free Church, 330 Hilltop Rd., Hummelstown, PA 17036, or to Child Evangelism Fellowship, 637 Chestnut St., Lebanon, PA 17042. To send the family online condolences, please visit, www.BuchFuneral.com. Buch Funeral Home, Manheim, handled the arrangements.