Rosemary Giangreco Davis

July 23, 1932December 6, 2013

Rosemary Davis of Plano, Texas was born on July 23, 1932 in Rochester, NY and died December 6, 2013.

Rosemary is predeceased by her parents Carl and Mary (Rivoli) Giangreco. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Donald Davis, daughter Laura Stone and husband Robert of Garland, Texas; son Paul Davis and wife Kim of Lubbock, Texas; and son Michael Davis and wife Kimmy of Denver City, Texas. Rosemary is also survived by grandchildren Lauren, Lawrence and Lindsey Glass, Ryan Davis and John Michael Davis; sister Dorothy Bianchi and numerous nephews and nieces.

Rosemary received her Bachelor's Degree from Brockport State Teacher's College and her Master's degree from Syracuse University. She taught high school history and english for 4 years before staying at home to raise her three children. Rosemary was very involved in both school and community activities and always played an active part in her children's lives. She went into real estate and remained involved until her retirement.

A devoted Catholic, Rosemary was very involved with The Rosary Makers Group of St. Mark and looked forward to her monthly luncheons with her "Liver and Onions" group, which was made up of all her real estate friends.

Travel across the United States and abroad; especially Italy, created many memories through out her life. A life long interest in education, sports and those around her provided all of us with many interesting stories and conversations.

We will all miss our beloved wife, mother and grandmother. Her strength, wisdom and unconditional love have been the back bone of our family. She touched many lives and will never be forgotten.

A Rosary is scheduled for 5:30 pm Thursay (12/12/13), at Ted Dickey Funeral Home, where a Visitation will continue from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, 12/13/13 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mark Catholic Church in Plano. Interment will follow in the Plano Mutual Cemetery.



  • Rosary Thursday, December 12, 2013
  • Visitation Thursday, December 12, 2013
  • Funeral Mass Friday, December 13, 2013


  • Burial

Rosemary Giangreco Davis

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Art & Norma Davis

December 14, 2013

Uncle Don , Laura, Paul and Michael, we will be thinking and praying for you.
Aunt Rosemary was a wonderful lady and will be dearly missed.
Love you all.

Gina Gruben

December 13, 2013

Donald and family,

I am so sorry for your loss. I know Rosemary will be missed. Prayers to all of you.

Carl Lutz

December 13, 2013

I wanted to offer the condolences of our family in this time of sadness. Rosemary was a wonderful friend and will be missed dearly. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Harry Culross

December 12, 2013

God Bless the Davis fanily in this time of sorrow our paryer are with you all.
Harry(Butch) & Sherrill Culross

Sam Rivoli

December 12, 2013

May God love and cherish you as you enter His presence. We,ll always remember you,cousin, especially since you honored me by asking me to be in your wedding party. My heartfelt condolences to you Donald and your family as you go through this period of loss. Our prayers go out to you all. Sam and Jean Rivoli

John Rivoli

December 12, 2013

Blessings and prayers to your family, Rosemary. I know you live with The Lord. You will always have a special place in my heart.
Your cousins, John and Toni Rivoli, Rochester, NY.

Annamarie Keiffer-Russell

December 11, 2013

Having known such a gem of a person as your mother ,as our neighbor and especially our friend, was certainly a pleasure. Her love of Italy showed at our house when Rosemary & her mom blessed us with their legendary " Manicotti".
In addition, Rosemary had caring ways were those that always made everyone feel comfortable -a true gift..
She will truly be missed.
Prayers , blessings and our love to all the family.

Annamarie ( Keiffer) Russell
Maryann & Mark Keiffer

Alex & Helen Hernandez

December 11, 2013

God bless you Rosemary and God bless your family. We have fond memories and thank you for your friendship through the Rosary Makers Group. God grant you eternal rest and grant comfort to your family. You are all in our prayers. You will be missed. ..... Alex & Helen

December 10, 2013

God hand picked you in so many ways! You are a blessing to everyone that had the privledge to meet you. I know you were welcomed with open arms into Heavens Gate. When we go to Boston and you will be with us..............Stephanie