Watson Funeral Home

1517 Locust Street
Eldorado, Illinois 62930
Saline County
(618) 273-7916

Check with Watson Funeral Home about which type of funeral services and products the funeral home, mortuary or memorial chapel provide at their Eldorado, Illinois location.

Contact the Watson Funeral Home Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (618) 273-7916.

If there is a religious preference, make sure that Watson Funeral Home can accommodate your religious practices before, during and after the funeral ceremony and at any graveside service.



The Watson Funeral Home is one of the funeral homes in Eldorado, Illinois. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Eldorado, Illinois and Saline County.

Eldorado, Illinois Obituaries and News
Shirley M. Schultz July 24, 2015

Schultz, 87, Fargo, formerly of Hillsboro and Addison, Illinois ... Eldorado Willing Workers homemakers group, Shirley became involved in and eventually an officer in these organizations. Her mother died in 1996. In 2002, she sold her Hillsboro home ... (INFORUM)

Elizabeth Ann Chatterton July 28, 2015

Elizabeth Ann Chatterton, 91, of Macomb, passed away at 7:42 a.m. Sunday, July 26, 2015, at the Elms Nursing Home in Macomb. She was born on March 26, 1924, in Eldorado ... I.N.A. and Blessing Alumni Association. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m ... (McDonough Voice)

Floyd Eugene Bolyard (66) of St. Peter July 27, 2015

Floyd Eugene Bolyard age 66, of St. Peter, Illinois passed away at 4:00 p.m. Friday, July 24, 2015 at his residence in St. Peter. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 29 at Pagel Funeral Home in ... (wife Mary) of Watson, Illinois ... (thexradio.com)

Jason Day rallies to win Canadian Open July 26, 2015

OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) - Jason Day made himself right at home in the Canadian Open ... jail cell Family and friends of an Illinois woman found dead in a Texas jail cell are saying their goodbyes at her wake and funeral near the Chicago suburb where ... (KX News)

Rodney Dwaine Jones July 26, 2015

Rod was born in Elgin, Illinois. He was the son of William ... Rod had several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on July 31 at 12:00 pm at Campbell Funeral Home in Norris City with burial in I.O.O.F. Cemetery. The visitation will be held ... (Carmi Times)


Featured Blogs

"Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles."- Confucius, The Analects When someone you love loses a loved one, your first instinct is to comfort. Follow that instinct. If you are sincere, your heartfelt words and expressions of love are always welcome. There are a few suggestions I woul...

Read More...


I first learned about the Stress Index in my undergraduate studies. The Holmes Rahe Stress Scale gives a numeric value to many key life stressors, positive or negative. The study was conducted to determine whether the individual was at risk for developing illness based on their level of stress. In ...

Read More...


Funeral Home Reviews
Geneva, Illinois
May 13, 2013 was my Dads wake, let me tell ya Dennis could not have made us more comfortable then what he did. He paid attention to all the details, large and small; under the circumstances it is a comfort to have someone looking over these things. We had 90+ attend the wake and many people asked me if we personally knew Dennis and those who worked for him, I said no but that's how they treated all of us.
Posted:

Pleasant Hill, Illinois
Our family has been taken care of by this funeral home for 40 years or more and we've never had a complaint. Mr. Lummis makes the entire ordeal easier and helps with so many of the minute details.
Posted:

Eureka, Illinois
My friend wanted a simple no frills send off. Well I suppose that is exactly what she recieved. Parked in a corner of the basement (as in concret floor, pipes and crummy walls). She was a beautiful woman that could at times be excentric in her style. You would never have guessed that by the plane sheet that covered her. The array of headstones that were in the other corner were a nice touch, all that was missing were some spiderwebs and an errie tape in the back ground. There was not even a place to pray! I know that money plays a part, and that some people want simple but this was disrespectful. If they would donate a corner for the poor I would be willing to decorate it in memory of my friend, so no one elses family has to say good bye in such deplorable conditions.
Posted:

Chicago, Illinois
I am writing on behalf of the family of deceased, Larry S Edwards. I came to Chicago, from Ohio, to attend the funeral of Larry Edwards. I accompanied my family to your facility to help with the arrangements for Larry's funeral, on several occasions. I just wanted to tell you how impressed we were with the professionalism of your entire staff. With so much involved with the loss of a loved one and then having to plan a funeral, it was so comforting to walk into your offices and leave feeling as if the funeral was one less thing we had to stress about. We felt that Gatlings would take care of not only our loved one, but our family as well. The staff at Gatlings did exactly that. Your drivers were always on time and courteous. Your entire staff were extremely well dressed. Your facility was immaculate and all of your workers were very well organized. They were also very patient, especially at the end of the funeral when everyone was saying their goodbyes to loved ones, your driver said for us to take as long as we needed. Your drivers assisted everyone in and out of the cars, they drove as if they were carrying precious cargo. We never felt rushed or as though we were an inconvenience in any way. Your office staff were extremely patient with my family members. We made several changes to the obituary after the draft had been printed. Your staff continually told us, 'We are here to do whatever you need, we'll take care of you.' Our loved one, Larry Edwards, had been very sick for a very long time. When we viewed the body, everyone kept saying how peaceful he looked and what a wonderful job Gatlings had done. We cannot thank you enough for taking care of our loved one and our family. By the time our experience with Gatlings came to an end, we felt as though we had gained a new family. Please share this letter with your employees. I want them to know how very much they are appreciated. The family of Larry S. Edwards
Posted:

Harvey, Illinois
To Valencia and Terrance Moore and family, Our family extend our deepest condolences to you all. We know this is a difficult time for you, but have hope and faith in the beautiful promise OUR CREATOR has given to us. Revelations 21:3,4
Posted: