Funeral service to be held after sudden loss of Portales firefighter

Funeral service to be held after sudden loss of Portales firefighter

PORTALES, NM (KFDA) - A funeral service will be held tomorrow in Dora, New Mexico after the sudden loss of a Portales paramedic and firefighter.

Watson served Portales and the surrounding Eastern New Mexico area as a paramedic, firefighter and EMS educator.

The EMS Education Program is shocked and saddened by the loss of Paramedic Scotty Watson. Not only was he a dedicated...

Posted by ENMU-Roswell EMS Education Program on Thursday, January 31, 2019

Friends of the Watson family have set up a GoFundMe page, saying, “Although we could never repay him for everything he’s done for us, we can at least try to help during his family’s time of need by donating.”

Funeral services are planned for February 6 at 4:30 p.m., Mountain Time, in the Dora Gymnasium.

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