Jeffrey J. Watts
Jeffrey J. Watts, age 54 of Mankato, passed away on Friday, October 18, 2019.
A Celebration of Jeffrey's Life will be held Friday, October 25, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Belgrade Avenue United Methodist Church in North Mankato, with Pastor Dan Crandall and Pastor Jim Roe officiating.
The Watts Family will greet friends on Friday from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at Belgrade Avenue United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers memorials preferred. Woodland Hills Funeral Home of Mankato is assisting the family with arrangements.
Jeff was born on March 27, 1965 to Gary and Judy (Schultz) Watts in Marshall, Minnesota. He graduated from Mankato West High School in 1983 and then attended MSU-Mankato for 2 years. In March of 1987 he was united in marriage to Helen Bohm, with this union they had 3 children together, they later divorced. In June of 2014 he married Bambi Watts (Burgess) in Alaska. Jeff started at Overhead Door Company of Mankato in 1985 and then became owner/operator in 1995. He enjoyed summers and boating at the Lake Washington Club. He also enjoyed gardening, walking with his dogs and being with family and friends.
He is survived by his parents, Gary (Judy) Watts of Mankato; wife, Bambi of Mankato; daughter, Hana (Jason Hoffman) Watts of Good Thunder; daughter, Jessica (Jacob Enevold) Watts of Mankato; son, Samuel Watts of Mankato; step-daughter, Brianna Watts of Phoenix, AZ; step-son, Connor Watts of Mankato; granddaughters, Caley and Cori Hoffman of Good Thunder; sister, Kim (Dan) Reeves of Burnsville; nephew, Michael (Kari Skeffington) Reeves of Lakeville; by many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Floyd and Ruth Watts and John and Agnes Schultz; mother-in-law, Nildena Davis.
Published on October 22, 2019


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Brad Johnson
Oct 31, 2019
I'm so sorry for your loss. I never heard and deeply saddened by the news of Jeff. I really enjoyed seeing you two together showing everyone what true love is. God will help you through this. You might kmow why now but you will. I know from life experience. Love to all of you and prayers and Believe.
Tina Peterson
Oct 25, 2019
My deepest condolences to the Watt's family. The pain you must be suffering from Jeff's sudden loss, has to be immense. I wish you much comfort and peace in the days that lie ahead. RIP Jeff Watts. I will always remember our younger days in Mankato!
Keith Boyer
Oct 23, 2019
To the family ; Jeff will be sadly missed by the entire Overhead Door Community. I will always remember the Palm Springs jeep desert tour with him and Bambi.. Jeff, rest in peace.

Keith and Angie Boyer
Bill Klint
Oct 23, 2019
My thoughts and prayers are with you as you deal with your loss!