Harry  Davis

Obituary of Harry Davis

Harry Donald Davis, 83, of Muscatine, passed away on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at his home. Cremation rites have been facilitated by the FCS Life Transition and Cremation Center. Graveside services will be held 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at Rock Island National Cemetery. For those wishing to attend graveside services we will leave in procession from the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services at 8:45 a.m. on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. A memorial fund has been established at the funeral home in Harry’s name. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.lewisfuneralhomes.com.

Harry Donald Davis was born on July 27, 1933 in Colchester, Illinois to Harry Omar and Anita Mildred (Eddington) Davis. On March 28, 1994 Harry was united in marriage to Rebecca Overbeck in Ava, Missouri. Harry served his country in the United States Army from 1954 until 1956. He had worked as a unit operator. He enjoyed gambling, camping, playing cards, coffee and donuts, campfires, watching sports and traveling. His greatest love was spending time with his grandchildren.

Harry will be deeply missed by his wife, Rebecca Davis of Muscatine; children, Bobbie Shampu, Donna Phillips of Muscatine, Donald Davis of Muscatine, Connie Sue Dueming of Ava, Missouri, Jason Hahn of Muscatine, Tara Hahn of Davenport and Trisha Schubert of Muscatine, and adopted children, Neveah Davis and Dakota Davis; 19 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Bud Davis and siblings, Dorothy, Harry Omar, Jr., Randall and Wendel Davis.