September 22, 1989 – December 17, 2012
Michael James Watson, 23, of Ankeny, Iowa passed away peacefully on Monday, December 17, 2012 at Manor Care in West Des Moines, Iowa due to complications of brain cancer.
A celebration of Mike’s life will be held on from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Friday, December 21, 2012 at Autumn Ridge Estates, 2050 SE Four Seasons Dr. Ankeny, Iowa. Light refreshments will be served.
Mike’s wishes were to be cremated and burial will be held at a later date with his grandparents.
Mike grew up in Ankeny and graduated from Ankeny High School in 2008. Before becoming ill; Mike enjoyed playing video games, being around animals, and playing golf with his grandfather.
He is survived by his son, Isaiah; mother, Sandra Watson; grandmother, Jacqueline Watson; uncles, Richard (Mona) Watson and Ronald Watson all of Ankeny; aunt, Susan (Tim) Smith of Odebolt, Iowa; and cousins, Heather and Ashley Patrick, and Casey Watson. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, James Leroy Watson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.Information provided by: Ankeny Funeral Home and Crematory 1510 West First Street Ankeny, IA 50021 515.964.4674 www.ankenyfuneralhome.com