Jennika L. Rafferty, 42, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY —  Jennika L. Rafferty, 42, Watertown, died Monday, May 16, 2022, at her home.

Calling hours are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 21, 2022, at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home with a funeral service to begin at 1 p.m.

Born Oct. 1, 1979, in Watertown, she graduated from Watertown High School.

She worked several jobs outside her home in Watertown before staying home to raise her young family.

She enjoyed camping and traveling. Her greatest joy in life was being with and raising her son and two nephews.

She is survived by her loving son Gargan Cronce; two loving nephews who she was raising Grayson and Bentley Batsford; her mother and step-dad Sherry Rafferty and Brian R. Mee; a sister Amber Rafferty; brother Brian R. Mee, Jr and his fiancé’ Sarah Lovely; a niece Brooklyn Batsford, a nephew Camden Batsford; lifelong friend Richard Cronce and his children; her Aunt Linda Oatridge and Uncle Charles Oatridge; several cousins.

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