Steve Watkins

December 21, 1974 ~ April 30, 2012

Steve died tragically in an automobile accident on April 30 in Waterford Township.

Born on December 21, 1974 in Rochester, Michigan to Roger Watkins and Belinda Watkins (nee: Bowker). He graduated from Troy High School. He also received an Associate's Degree from ITT as a Computer Graphics Major, and he achieved the special honor of Valedictorian of his class.

For many years Steve worked for several companies as an Install Manager, mostly with Shelving and Rock Supply. Unfortunately serious hip and back issues limited his activity, but he did enjoy golf when possible. He also spent a lot of time working with old cars.

However, the true love of his life was his 5 year old son, Landin. They spent as much time together as they could and particularly enjoyed boating whenever and wherever possible.

In addition to his son, Landin, Steve is also survived by his parents, Roger Watkins and Belinda Watkins, and by his sister, Jennifer Waters (Thomas).
He was the caring uncle of Ashlenn, Nohlan, and Brogan Waters;
And he will also be missed by many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.

Interment White Chapel Cemetery in Troy, Michigan

Memorial Tributes may be made to:
Landin Cross Watkins Educational Fund, c/o Jennifer Waters, 2600 Crooks Road, Troy, MI 48084

The North Oakland Darting Association donated $25.00 to this fund.

Steve played on Airway Lanes #5 for the 05/06 season and on Airway Lanes #3 for the 06/07 season.