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David J. Davis

May 25, 1942 — January 27, 2014

David J. Davis

David J. Davis, 71 of Perry, passed away on Monday January 27, 2014 at the Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw.
Dave was born in Warsaw, New York a son of the late Paul (Catherine Dorrenbacher) Davis.
He served with the US Air Force.
He was a graduate of Perry High School. Dave worked for the Wyoming County Sheriff’s Department for 37 years as an investigator retiring in 2003. He also worked for Swain Ski and Sports for 20 years as a ski instructor and ski school director, he currently was working at Bristol Ski Resort as a snowboard instructor. He was a Perry Village trustee for 8 years, and was on the Wyoming County Republican Committee for many years.
He was a member of the St. Isidore’s Catholic Parish where he attended St. Mary’s Church in Silver Springs, he enjoyed skiing, snowboarding, riding bike, taking walks, or just enjoyed the frequent visits from friends and family. He would be seen around town taking care of others lawns and driveways.
He is survived by his wife: Bonnie LaFountaine Davis whom he married in 1966, two daughters: Vicki (Tom) Mucher of Ranson, W. Virginia, Nannette (Aaron) Galvin of Mt. Morris, 2 brothers: Paul (Donna) Davis of Rochester, Patrick (Jan) Davis of Knox, Indiana, 1 sister: Kathleen “Kitty” (Steve) Schmidt of Leslie, Missouri, 3 grandchildren: Madison and Reagan Mucher and Adam Galvin, a close friend: Mark (Catrina) Kingsley of Perry, along with many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends may call from 5-8pm on Thursday January 30th at the Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main St. in Perry.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday January 31st at 11:00 A.M. at St. Isidore’s Catholic Parish (St. Joseph’s Church) in Perry.
Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Silver Springs.
Memorials may be made to the St. Isidore’s Catholic Parish 8 Park St. Perry, New York 14530

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Visitation

Thursday, January 30, 2014

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC.

98 North Main Street, Perry, NY 14530

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Mass of Christian Burial

Friday, January 31, 2014

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Isidore's Catholic Parish (St. Joseph's Church)

8 Park Street, Perry, NY 14530

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