Elizabeth Caroline Davis
October 1, 1925 – December 27, 2012
Elizabeth Caroline Davis (Betty), passed away peacefully in her sleep December 27, 2012. Born October 1, 1925 to John J. Berns and Hilda (Bergstrom) Berns in Tillamook, OR. She married Marvin John Davis at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, October 24, 1947, also in Tillamook.
They moved to Bremerton in 1951. Betty retired from H&P Drug Store in Port Orchard. Important to her were preparing meals, sewing, annual trips to the Tillamook County Fair, and spending time with her grandkids and family. Betty was also a long time parishioner of Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, where she was actively involved in the Young Ladies Institute and Altar Society.
Betty was a proud mother of nine boys: George, of Soda Springs, ID; Roy (Tonya), Charlie, and Ted, all of Bremerton; Marvin (Jeri) and Mike (Maria), of Las Vegas; Richard (Roberta), of Belfair; and Tony, of Puyallup; fifteen grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren; and two great-granddogs. She is preceded in death by her husband, her youngest son, Steven and her grandson, David Davis.
A viewing will be at Miller Woodlawn on Monday, January 7 from 12:00 to 4:00. Funeral service will be at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. Rosary at 10:30 AM, with a mass to follow at 11:00 AM. In lieu of gifts, donations can be made to Catholic Community Services, or Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish School Fund.
- Visitation Monday, January 7, 2013
- Funeral Mass Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Elizabeth Caroline Davis
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January 9, 2013
To The Davis Family,
Your mom was a wonderful person. Our families spent lots of time together years ago. Not having girls she would love to come over to our house and pin curl us girl's hair. She was so much fun. Always laughing.
My sincere sympathy
Jackie Nagle (Pringle)
January 3, 2013
We will miss you Grandma! You were one of my very best friends. I have learned a lot from you and I hold it all so very close to my heart. Such Great memories and a hand you gave through the tough times. Because you Understood so much! Me and the kids Have a better world to live in, because of all those cherished memories of you they live on inside us and in the acts of kindness we display to others, you have shown to us a peaceful heart and we take that in our sorrow we will carry on a part of you, our hearts will grieve, but we know you will be welcomed by friends and loved ones in your eternal resting place. Love Kelsey Davis and Kids
FROM THE FAMILY
"So cheerful, gay, and happy...so free from all vexation"