DURHAM – Raymond Jesse Davis, 89, died on Monday August 3, 2015 at the Brian Center. He was born on December 13 , 1925 in Union City, New Jersey. Soon after his birth, Raymond relocated to Carlstadt New Jersey, where he spent the majority of his life and where he raised his family. After joining the United States Navy at age 18, he worked for the U.S. Post Office for many years and was a longtime member of the American Legion. Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Aurora Davis, and two sisters.
Raymond is survived by his wife of 62 years, Beatrice; sons, Raymond R. Davis, William Davis and his wife Janeen, John Davis and his wife, Jane, Glenn Davis and his wife Laura; daughters: Justina Sodemann and her husband, Richard, and Mariann Ramsayer and her husband, Christopher, and eight grandchildren.
Friends may visit Friday August 7, 2015 from 10:00-11:00 am in the Chapel.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The Parkinson Research Foundation at 5969 Cattleridge Blvd, Suite 100 ,Sarasota, FL 34232
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