Alaine S. Watson departed this life on January 9, 2022. A memorial service will be scheduled later in the year.
Growing up in Casper, WY, Alaine attended Crest Hill Elementary, CY Middle School, Natrona County High School, and Casper College. In 1995 she married Edward Watson, and the couple lived in Shoshoni and Riverton until they moved to Casper. Alaine was active in her childrens’ PTA associations and their sports clubs. She was a foster parent and served a term as secretary for the Natrona County Foster Parents. She fostered many infants and toddlers and mentored their young mothers. She operated a home-day care until she took a position with One-Call as an operator responding to contractor’s calls about excavation locations and dispatching field workers to make underground utility lines.
Alaine was preceded in death by her father, Robert Jacob; her nephew, Christopher Jacob, and her aunts, Sherrie Patch and Saralee Haskins. She is survived by her husband, Ed Watson; their children, Alysha (Cody Ferguson); Darren, Logan, Sarah, Kolton, Brooklyn (Steve Fleming), and Damien Watson; her grandchildren, Annabelle and Michael Ferguson, August Lukowiak, and Ezekiel Fleming; her mother, Shirley Jacob and her birth mother, Linda Short (Philip); her brother, Ryan Jacob (Michelle Diane); her half-brother, Michael Short; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Alaine loved her family and they loved her dearly. She cherished her close friends and was a loyal friend in return.
Her family requests that memorial donations be given to the Casper Humane Society or the Natrona County Foster Parents Association. Bustard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Arrangements are entrusted to Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home, 600 CY Ave. Casper, WY 82601.