Kathleen Patricia Watts was born on August 12th, 1946 in New York City, New York. She passed away on February 26, 2022 in Lincoln, Nebraska. At the age of 8, she moved from New York City to Lincoln with her family. She graduated from Pius X High School, then became a flight attendant for Frontier Airlines for 20 years. Following her career as a flight attendant, she received her double masters in family counseling and rehabilitation counseling. She worked for Cedars Home for Children for a number of years before moving to Tucson, Arizona to pursue a career in correctional counseling.
Following her retirement, she returned to Lincoln to spend time with her family and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Virginia Watts. She is survived by her sister Christine Watts, her brother Dennis (Jan) Watts, all of Lincoln; 3 nieces, 1 nephew, several cousins, and their families.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the American Cancer Society. A private, family memorial service will be held. An open celebration of life will be held on Sunday, March 6th from 2:00-5:00pm. For more information on the celebration of life, please email wattsfamilyNE@gmail.com.
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