Alfonza Lancaster Watson, Known as "Al" and often known as "Fonzie" to his friends as the VA Medical Center and at Pineview Manor, was born on October 1, 1930 and raised in Washington, DC. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War. Mr. Watson worked for W.S. Jenks & Sons for several years until the time of illness in 1984.
Mr. Watson was known to his friends and family as a candid and humorous man. His jovial and friendly personality was a much cherished trait. During the course of several illnesses Mr. Watson always managed to maintatin his highly spirited character.