Charles W. Watt

  • Born: June 19, 1944
  • Died: August 10, 2019
  • Location: Battle Creek, Michigan

Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care

105 Capital Ave NE
Battle Creek, MI 49017

Tel. (269) 962-5527

Tribute & Message From The Family

Charles W. Watt, 75, of Battle Creek, died August 10, 2019. Charles was born June 19, 1944 in California to Wayne and Dorothy (Newson) Watt. He graduated from high school and went on to work in the Local #333 as a pipefitter for more than 45 years.

Charles was a black belt in karate in his younger years. He loved to tinker and work on things in the garage and was a big Harley Davidson Motorcycle fan. He was an artist and musician and played in local bands in the area. Above everything, Charles loved to spend time with his family and grandchildren.

Charles is survived by his three daughters, Tammy Watt, Becky Watt and Tonya Bridges; grandchildren, John Setler, Heavan Papendick, Donoven Setler, NaTasha West, Brandon Bridges, Raymond Pennock and Brandy Thurman; great-grandchildren, Naya Setler, Ashton Pennock, Zoey West and Hunter West and two brothers, Ronald and Donald Watt. Charles was preceded in death by his parents, Wayne and Dorothy.

Funeral services to celebrate Charles' life will be 12:00 p.m. Thursday, August 15th at the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. Interment will follow at Reese Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation. Personal messages for the family may be placed at


Condolence & Memory Journal

I'm am so sorry for your loss tonya and wanda

Posted by Kimmi Coy - Kalamazoo, MI - Family Friend   February 25, 2020

I am deeply saddened to hear the loss of such a wonderful man. He will be greatly missed as heaven gains another angel. RIP Chuck, your work on Earth is done.

Posted by Tammie Streeter - Marshall, MI - Friend   August 15, 2019

Very sorry for your loss.

Posted by Gloria Allred - Battle Creek, MI - Friend   August 14, 2019

No one messed with me in school because they knew Chuck was my Brother. I know we did not have much contact over the years but I will always have good memories of him and how he helped me when we were young and over the years.
I will always love and miss him. All my love Donny.

Posted by Donald Watt - Vicksburg, MS - Brother   August 14, 2019