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Martha J. Davis

Funeral services for Martha Davis, age 90, of Caroline St., will be held on Monday, July 29, 2019 at 10:00AM at St. Mary’s Cathedral with Rev. Kevin O’Brien officiating.  Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.  Calling hours will be held on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at Frary Funeral Home from 2:00PM to 5:00PM.  Mrs. Davis passed away on July 25, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Home surrounded by her loving family.

Mrs. Davis is survived by her four sons, Stephen Davis and his companion Maureen of Ogdensburg, Michael Davis of Ogdensburg, Mark Davis and his wife Shelly of Ogdensburg, and Andrew Davis and his companion Linda of Corning; eight grandchildren, Kelly Davis, Desiree Davis, Rebecca Verillo, Kathryn Davis, Elizabeth Davis-Haight, MaryBeth Davis, Andrew Davis and Christopher Davis; four great grandchildren, Nicholas Romano, Amanda Lefler and Tailan Carerun, and Mia Wolfe; 2 great great Grandchildren and one on the way; and one special niece Susan Burke.  She was predeceased by her husband R. Wayne Davis and a son, Kevin, her two brothers Leo and Robert Luksich, a sister Marie Burke, and a cousin Elsa Luksich.

Mrs. Davis was born on July 14, 1929 in Ogdensburg, NY, the Daughter of Capt. Leo H. Luksich and Mable A. (Green) Luksich.  She attended St. Mary’s Academy where she graduated in 1947 then went on to graduate from Wallace Business School in 1948.  She married R. Wayne Davis on April 18, 1949 at St. Mary’s Church with Rev. John Ryan officiating.  Mrs. Davis held secretarial positions at North Country Catholic Newspaper and St. Lawrence County Manpower Program. She also served as Parish Secretary at St. Mary’s Cathedral Rectory.

Mrs. Davis enjoyed traveling, reading, family genealogy, and needlework.  For several years, she and her husband spent the winters in Florida. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul and St. Mary’s Cathedral Alter Society.

Memorial donations may be made in her memory to St. Vincent de Paul, 214 Morris St., Ogdensburg, NY 13669 or the charity of one’s choice.


11 Condolences

  • Kathleen Legault Posted July 26, 2019 8:31 AM

    Steve, Maureen and family I am so sorry to hear of your mothers passing. She is in heaven now with your Dad & Brother. Our love and prayers from all of us in B,ville are with you all..
    Legault,s VanBuskirk,s Hollenbeck’s DiBerardino,s & Cullipher’s Families send you hugs

  • Amy Posted July 26, 2019 2:19 PM

    I remember her at St Vincent De Paul’s. Such a sweet lady. May she be happy in the hands of God.

  • Amy L Corrice Posted July 26, 2019 4:31 PM

    Condolences to Andy n entire Davis Family.

  • Allen & Mary Rishe Posted July 27, 2019 8:16 AM

    We are very sorry for your loss, keeping you in our thoughts and prayers

  • Rebecca Spooner with Mary Posted July 27, 2019 2:36 PM

    Wish I were able to travel and be with the family at this sad time. I knew your Mom for 70 years and have many memories of our times together. I know my brother, Wayne will be happy to welcome her home in heaven!

  • Darlene Lynch Posted July 29, 2019 6:21 AM

    So sorry for your loss.

  • Lori & Pat Hackett Posted July 29, 2019 8:40 AM

    Mark, Andy and family…we were very sorry to read of your mom’s passing…our condolences to you and your family.

    • Andy Davis Posted August 19, 2019 10:27 AM

      Thank you for the condolences. Was very nice to see your post. It’s been such a long time since I’ve seen you both. As I’ve told many.Mom’s passing was a great end to a beautiful journey .

  • Patrick and Roberta Wiggins Posted July 29, 2019 7:37 PM

    We honored and enjoyed taking care of Martha. May she RIP.

    • Andy Davis Posted August 19, 2019 10:40 AM

      Pat and Roberta, I can not adequately express the thanks for the help,care and compassion that you gave our mother. She always spoke so highly of you and the the staff at St Joe’s . Thank you my friends.

  • Penny Sharrow Posted August 1, 2019 7:00 PM

    To the entire Davis Family –

    Our deepest condolences on Martha’s passing – she was a lovely lady. Phil always spoke fondly of Martha and what a nice lady she was to work with. You are in our prayers and thoughts.

    Sincerely –

    Phil and Penny Sharrow

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