On October 24, 2017, of Adelphi, MD, at the age of 84. Loving husband of Ruth T. Wattay of 64 years. Father of Danny (Sue), Debbie, Doug (Ellen), Susan (Brian) Kathleen (Jeff), daughter-in-law, Mary Wattay, 15 grandchildren: Stephen, Missy, Phillip, Paul, Jimmy, Michael, Sarah, Malia, Danielle, Alison, Chris, Russell, Lauren, Christine and Luke, and 1 great grandson, Micah, also survive. He was preceded in death by two sons, Keith and Duane Wattay, his parents, Francis and Elizabeth Wattay, and his brothers, Alex and Paul Wattay. Friends may call Gasch’s Funeral Home, P.A., 4739 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD on Wednesday, November 1 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. A service will be held at Adelphi Presbyterian Church, 9401 Riggs Road, Adelphi, MD on Thursday, November 2 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Salvation Army of Prince George’s County, 4825 Edmonston Road, Hyattsville, MD 20781. Burial at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.