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John Watkins

December 3, 1940 — March 30, 2022


John William James Watkins, 81 of Linthicum, Maryland passed away on March 30, 2022. John was born on December 3, 1940 in Washington, DC to the late Ralph and Wyllie Watkins. John served in the US Air Force and was a Vietnam War veteran. He was an member of the Linthicum Lions, the Arundel Singers and the Buick Owners of Maryland.

He is survived by his daughter, Rebecca Snowden; his grandchildren, Jenifer Hammond, Mikayla McCarthy, Lily Pham, Amira Blackwell and Aaron Snowden; and his great-granddaughter, Cassie McCarthy. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, April 24th at 12:15 pm at St. John Lutheran Church- Brooklyn (226 Washburn Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21225) with fellowship to follow. Inurnment at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Crownsville.

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Sunday, April 24, 2022

Starts at 12:15 pm (Eastern time)

St. John Lutheran Church, Brooklyn

, Brooklyn Park, MD 21225

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