Former Haverstraw Village Mayor, Thomas Watson, Dies at 82

Thomas Watson Sr., former mayor of the village of Haverstraw, died Wednesday, Lohud.com reported. He was 82. Watson served from 1989 through 1995.

He volunteered at his Calvary Baptist Church and served on many boards around the county, including the Rockland County Human Rights Commission, the Haverstraw Brick Museum, the NAACP, and Jawonio.  

Visitation will be at Haverstraw’s Calvary Baptist Church from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on November 6th, with the funeral set for at Calvary at 10 a.m. November 7th, with interment to follow at Mount Repose Cemetery in Haverstraw.

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