Brandon M. Watson
Brandon M. Watson, 24, of Indianapolis, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Wishard Memorial Hospital in Indianapolis.
He was born Oct. 18, 1988, at St. Francis Hospital in Beech Grove to David M. and Julie A. (Starnes) Watson. He attended Roncalli High School and was a 2007 graduate of Center Grove High School. He was a member of SS. Francis and Clare Catholic Church in Greenwood.
Survivors include his parents, David M. and Julie A. (Starnes) Watson of Greenwood; two sisters, Lily E. Watson and Paige E.
Watson, both of Greenwood; maternal grandparents, Robert and Nancy (Clough) Bly of Indianapolis; aunts, Elaine Watson, Regan Swinney, Sara Starnes, Molly Carillo and Leslie Sanchez; uncle, Christopher Starnes; and cousins, Madison and Maryn Swinney, Denise and Carli Carillo.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Dale and Lillian Watson; and maternal grandfather, Cmdr. Phillip V. Starnes.
The family wishes to acknowledge their appreciation to the Indiana Organ Procurement Organization for the assistance in arranging the gifts of life that were given with Brandon being an organ donor.
The Rev. Vincent Lampert will conduct a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. Saturday at SS. Francis and Clare Catholic Church, 5901 W. Olive Branch Road in Greenwood. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the church, where a rosary service will be at 8 p.m. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Indianapolis.
The family request memorial contributions be made to SS. Francis and Clare Catholic Church, 5901 W. Olive Branch Road, Greenwood, IN 46143; or the Indiana Organ Procurement Organization, 3760 Guion Road, Indianapolis, IN 46222, or www.iopo.org.
Swartz Family Church and Chapel-Funeral and Cremation Services in Greenwood is handling arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.swartzmortuary.com.