She worked for Presbyterian Manor as a CNA for 10 years. Prior to the Manor she did private home care for individuals and worked as a nurse’s aide at St. John’s and Asbury Hospitals as they were known at that time.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer and Mary Iva (Harris) Henderson; husband Theron E. Watts; brother Elwood Henderson.
Survivors include her daughter, Joy Ernster (Mark) of Colorado; brother, Dennis Henderson (Ann) of Michigan; sisters, LoRee Nomura of California, Khabira Gruber of Lawrence, Wilda Langley (Jay) of Salina; grandchildren, Ron Duncan (Jenn) of Oklahoma, Craig Duncan of Colorado, Lisa Cooper (Jeff) of Salina; great grandchildren, Christopher Duncan, NaShawn Duncan, Julia Jacobs, Emma Jacobs, Lora Jean Duncan, Joni Spangler (Dennis), Amanda Spurling (Corey), C.J. Duncan, Craig Michael Duncan, Craig Mark Duncan, Kenny Erikson (Tava); great-great grandchildren, Savannah Duncan, Aleena Duncan, Nova Duncan, Kylie Spurling, Leonidas Lewandowski, Lynkin Lewandowski, Benjamin Erikson, Jacob Erikson.
Visitation will be at 2-7pm with family present from 5-7pm Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Roselawn Heights Memorial Chapel, 1920 East Crawford, Salina.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am, Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Roselawn Heights Memorial Chapel, 1920 E. Crawford, Salina. Burial will be held at Roselawn Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to 1st Church of Nazarene and Ashby House in care of Roselawn Mortuary, PO Box 2322, Salina, 67402.