Obituary: Patricia Watkins


A funeral service for Patricia A. Watkins, 80, of Davenport, will be held at noon on Sunday, Jan. 26, in the Runge Mortuary Chapel, Davenport. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Sunday at the mortuary. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery.

Miss Watkins died Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, at ManorCare, Davenport.

Patricia Watkins was born March 17, 1939, in Muscatine, the daughter of Clyde Watkins and Bernice (Kurriger) Watkins Cadogan.

She had been employed at Service Rubber Company, Regalia in Rock Island, The Outing Club, and Fejervary Health Care Center, Davenport.

Her hobbies were playing Bingo, going on road trips, spending time with friends, and visiting The Friendly House.

Survivors include a sister, Judy (Hugh) Winslow; a stepsister, Louise Wise; her nieces, Jill (Chris) Colton and Amanda (Joshua) Crecelius; her nephews, James Watkins, Doug Watkins, and John Watkins; two great-nieces; and a great-nephew.

She was preceded in death by her sisters, Bonnie and Linda Cadogan; her brothers, Richard Watkins and Daniel Cadogan; two stepsisters; and four stepbrothers.

Memorials may be made to The Friendly House.

Online condolences may be made at