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
Margaret Lee Killman January 19, 2015

Margaret was born in Eldorado ... the State of Illinois. She was preceded in death by her parents, first husband, and one son- Mike Kinsall. Funeral services will be held at 12:00pm on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion ... (The Daily Republican)

Buddie Dean Grizzle January 19, 2015

Interment will be under the direction of Cyril Funeral ... carried home by a host of angels to be with her Lord on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, from her temporary home in Clinton. She was born Sept. 9, 1924, in Eldorado to Thomas D. and Ollie (Watson) Fletcher. (Norman Transcript)

Obituary: Robert Mikel January 19, 2015

Robert William Mikel, 71, of Russellville departed this life Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, at his home. He was born July 3, 1943, in Illinois to Virian and Dorethea Cass Mikel. He was preceded in death by his parents; one grandson, Derrick Watson; and one ... (The Courier Online)

Margaret Killman January 18, 2015

Margaret was born Feb. 27, 1935, in Eldorado ... funeral home. For those who prefer, memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children. Envelopes will be available and accepted at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home. 800 N. Market St., Marion, IL ... (The Southern)

OBITUARY: Alfred A. Hutchcraft January 16, 2015

Hutchcraft, 92, of Carmi and formerly of Omaha, Il passed away at 2:35 p.m., Saturday, January 17, 2015 at Fountainview Nursing Home in Eldorado. He was born June ... a sister-in-law Kathy Hutchcraft. Funeral Services for Alfred A. Hutchcraft, 92, of ... (Carmi Times)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Savoy, Illinois
I would so like to make a donation in honour of my friend who passed away two days ago; however, all that is possible is thye purchase of flowers - how very disappointing

Melrose Park, Illinois
Terrible service, untrustworthy, state closed him down for nonpayment

Chenoa, Illinois
The sympathy flowers where more beautiful than on the picture. Very fresh and the arrangement was just wonderful. I would buy from this store any time again with confidence. Thanks for your outstanding and friendly service.

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

Homewood, Illinois
Please see 'Tews Funeral Home' review. These two funeral homes are owned & operated by the same person, Mike Ryan. ** please read my review **