Robert H. Watkins

June 6, 1953 - Jan. 4, 2019

Robert H. Watkins, 65, Altoona, died unexpectedly Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, at his residence after an apparent heart attack. He was born in Frederick, Md., son of Dorothy (Gartrell) Watkins and the late Robert Herman Watkins. On June 17, 2000, he married Paulette M. Anastasia in Thurmont, Md. Surviving are his wife; a daughter, Jessica Friedman; three stepsons: Richard C., Travis E. and Jeremy Stephenson; a grandson, Ryan Stephenson; his mother; and three siblings: Charles and Theodore Watkins and Janet Haines. There will be no public visitation or service. Arrangements are by Jones Funeral Home, Altoona.