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“To Uncle Frank's Family and My Grandmother Barb,I am so sorry for your loss.I just found out today. I Love You All very much and hope you find...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Kimberly Morris - Piketon, OH

“I didn't know him as well as I'd liked, but love him nonetheless. I miss him sooo much and so will his grandchildren. Love you Daddy!! ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Tonia Ostby - Barnum, MN

“I am Saddened to learn of the passing of My "Brother Marine"...I had the pleasure of meeting him at the Wellston V.F.W. and talking to him whenever I...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Raymond Phillips - Kingston, OH

“I am Saddened to learn of the passing of My "Brother Marine"...I had the pleasure of meeting him at the Wellston V.F.W. and talking to him whenever I...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Raymond Phillips - Kingston, OH

“Frank will be missed by so many. 30 years later to the day. It was always hard because of our son. And now you. I will always treasure you. Love from...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Bonita Wingler - Parkesburg, PA

“So sorry to hear ... for you all.. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Sharon Jordan - Wellston

“I'm so very sorry to hear this. I loved Frank so very much and think of him often. ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Mandy Oliver - Wellston, OH

“Always nice. A dedicated serviceman. Rest in peace. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Deborah Collins Henry - Wellston, OH

“Frank was a good man. He let my daughter interview him for a paper she was doing. She had went into the Marines and came home from bootcamp on...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Melissa Humphreys - wellston, OH

“I will always miss him ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: peggy arthur - st. james city, FL

“To the family You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Dakin faulkner - Eupora, MS

“We are so sorry for your loss.Frank will be missed.Good times our families grew up as friends.Your family is in our prayers. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Vicki&Everett Coy - Pomeroy, OH

“Sorry to hear this. Condolences to the family. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Bill and Mary Ann (Hougland) Harris - OH

“Semper Fi. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Troy Thacker - Wellston - Friend


Arthur Franklin "Frank" Watters, age 64, of Wellston, passed away Thursday, September 22, 2016 at his home. He was born April 1, 1952 in Hamden, Ohio to David J. Watters, Sr. and Barbara Ann Watters (Walton). Frank was a veteran of the Unites States Marine Corps who served during the Vietnam War. He was the former bookkeeper for the V.F.W. Post 9092 in Wellston for 17 years. Frank was a member of the American Legion Post 371 of Wellston, the V.F.W. Post 9092 of Wellston and the National Rifle Association. He enjoyed being outdoors and living life! Frank is survived by his mother, Barbara Watters Walton of Wellston; daughters, Tonia Ostby of Minnesota and Natasha Watters of Pennsylvania; grandchildren, Sierra, Shyann, Dakota and Kara; brothers, John Watters and Donald Watters, both of Wellston; sisters, Margaret Katherine McCoy of Jackson, Judy Douglas of Georgia and Janet Mangert of Columbus, along with several nieces and nephews. Besides his father, David Watters, Sr., Frank was preceded in death by his step-father, Paul Walton; son, Arthur Franklin "Frankie" Watters, Jr.; sister, Emily Jane Leach; and brother, David J. "Duck" Watters II. In keeping with Frank's wishes, his body was cremated. Burial will be in the Ridgewood Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston.