Raymond Dale Watkins, 73, of Covington, KY passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018 at the Veteran’s Hospital in Cincinnati, OH. Raymond was a proud member of the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his wife: Christine Watkins, and his parents: Dale and Anna Watkins. Raymond is survived by his loving children: Brian Watkins, and Michele Watkins, his beloved grandson: Alec McQuillan, and his dear sisters: Sharon and Diane Watkins. A visitation will be held for Raymond on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 from 12pm until 1pm at Serenity Funeral Care, 40 West 6th Street, Covington, KY 41011. A service will be held following the visitation at 1pm at the Funeral Home in Covington. Burial will take place following the service at St. Mary Cemetery in Fort Mitchell, KY.