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William H. Davis

William H. Davis

Male 1925 - 2008  (83 years)

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  • Name William H. Davis 
    Born 27 Jan 1925 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Jun 2008 
    Age 83 years 
    Person ID I67573  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors Arthur Wilson Davis,   b. 21 Jun 1895,   d. Aug 1981  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Mamie Margaret Mowers,   b. 13 May 1902,   d. 19 Jun 1971  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 10 May 1921 
    Family ID F12544  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Betty Wadsworth 
    Married 10 Aug 1946 
    Married: 1x1. Irene M. Davis
    Married: 1x2. Paula Jean Davis
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F29561  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
      Watertown Daily Times (NY) - June 25, 2008
      William H. Davis, 83, Pulaski, died Sunday at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown.

      Mr. Davis became a journeyman tool and die maker and worked in the Syracuse and Rochester areas for Sealright and General Electric Co., retiring from Miller Brewing Co., Fulton, in 1990.

      Born Jan. 27, 1925, in Pulaski, son of Arthur W. and Mamie M. Mowers Davis, he attended Pulaski Central School and left school during World War II to join the Marine Corps.

      He served with the 3rd Marine Division in the South Pacific from Guadalcanal to Guam and participated in the Bougainville campaign. Returning to the United States, he finished his service as a rifle instructor at Parris Island, S.C. He served three more years in the reserves and was discharged in 1949.

      He married Betty Wadsworth on Aug. 10, 1946.

      An avid hunter and fisherman throughout his life, he was a member of Pulaski Rod and Gun Club and Albion Rod and Gun Club, where he shot trap for many years. He also was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7289 and American Legion Post 358.

      Surviving besides his wife are two daughters, Irene Davis Rindos, Little River, S.C., and Paula Davis Vrooman, Pulaski; a sister, Ruth Davis Bennett, Pittsfield, Mass., five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

      A graveside service will be at a later date. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements are with Foster-Hax Funeral Home.

      Condolences may be sent to Betty Davis, P.O. Box 152, Pulaski, N.Y. 13142.