Created on Wednesday, 05 March 2014 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Robert M. Davis, 93, of Santa Fe, passed away Monday evening, March 3, 2014.
He was born in Auglaize County on March 14, 1920, to the late Raymond R. and Ferrol R. Campbell Davis. He also was preceded in death by two sisters, Ruth Cummins and Jean Goble; four brothers, Herman, Ronnie, Richard and Dean Davis; and six brothers-in-law, Gene Cummins, Wayne Goble, Maurice Gratz, Delmar Jeanneret, Carl D. Cummins and Dean Oakley Sr.
Robert is survived by four sisters, Joan Gratz of Roundhead, Jane Oakley of Santa Fe and Pat Cummins and Sue Jeanneret, both of Wapakoneta; three brothers, Don Davis of Lakeview and Roger (Doris) Davis and Ned (Katherine) Davis, both of Wapakoneta; and several nieces and nephews.
Robert retired from Clark Equipment in Lima.
He was an avid Cincinnati Reds fan and enjoyed talking politics and horseracing. He traveled every year to the Little Brown Jug.
He loved visiting with family and friends.
The Rev. Scott Anderson officiates a funeral at 2 p.m. Saturday at Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview, where visitation is from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. Interment is at Walnut Hill Cemetery, New Hampshire, Ohio.
Memorial contribution may be made to Grace Chapel Christian Union Church, Santa Fe.
Condolences can be expressed at shoffstallfuneralhome.com.