Obituaries

Obituaries

Donald W. Davis 1925 - 2005

Services for Donald W. Davis, 80, Eudora, will be at a later date in Racine, Wis.Mr. Davis died Friday, June 24, 2005, at his home.He was born Feb. 27, 1925, in Racine, the son of Lambert Allen and Margaret May Kupper Davis. His father died shortly after his birth, and he was raised by his mother and stepfather, William Dean Kelley.Mr. Davis was an electronics technical engineer for Custom Control Products in Racine until his retirement in 1990.He served in the military from 1943 to 1946 in the South Pacific for the U.S. Army Air Corps.He married Eunice DeMars on June 8, 1946, in Racine. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include a son, Michael Dean, Eudora; two sisters, Phyllis Kanocz, Las Vegas, and Delores Katt, Kenosha, Wis.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.A son, David R., died in 1980.The family suggests memorial contributions to Lawrence Memorial Hospital Oncology Department, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.