OBITUARY

Stella Ethel Watt

September 1, 1923January 22, 2021

Stella Ethel Adamson Watt, 97, of Greencastle, passed away on Friday, January 22, 2021.

Born September 1, 1923 in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Howard Randall and Bertha (Carmichael) Adamson. She was a graduate of Greencastle High School “Class of 1941” and attended Indiana State Teachers College in Terre Haute.

She served in the United States Navy Waves during World War II, honorably discharged June 6, 1946. She married Charles Byron Watt on August 22, 1947 in Indianapolis.

Stella worked at RCA in Indianapolis, P.R. Mallory in Greencastle, and engaged on the family farm. She was a member of the VFW and American Legion, Greencastle. She enjoyed playing cards, working jigsaw puzzles, and all family reunions.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Sylvia Underwood; sister, Ellen Thomas; and two brothers, Raymond Adamson and George Adamson.

Stella is survived by her grandchildren, Laurie (Dennis) Frizzi of New Cumberlin, PA and Michael Underwood of Greencastle, IN.; great grandchildren, Tyler Blessing, Carson Blessing, and Kaelynn Underwood; special “nieces”, nephews, and extended family.

Funeral services will be held at 1 PM on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at the Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home. Interment will follow with military honors at the Calcutta Cemetery in Carbon, IN.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11:00 AM until time of service on Tuesday.

The funeral service will be live streamed via Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/114368058624093

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Stella to the donor’s favorite charity.

Condolences and memories may be shared with the family c/o www.BittlesandHurt.com

Services

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, January 26, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, January 26, 2021

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Mary Adamson

January 26, 2021

So many good memories... I will miss our talks and playing cards...hugs and prayers... sending 💕💕💕😘😘

Jane Adamson

January 25, 2021

Auntie at WWII Memorial in Washington, DC 2004 - Sylvia drove Auntie and me there.

Jane Adamson

January 25, 2021

Unk and Auntie 1984

Jane Adamson

January 25, 2021

Ethel at age 20

Jane Adamson

January 25, 2021

Picture at age 20

Doyne Cruse

January 24, 2021

So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Janice Montgomery

January 24, 2021

I remember Auntie as a great lady with lots of spunk and fun in her heart. As a friend of the family, I was honored to call her Auntie along with the Adamson girls. She was so energetic and always interested in what the family was doing!

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