March 18, 1923 – Saturday, September 12, 2009
The Peterson Chapel-Buffalo
Friday, September 18, 2009
Charles Bradley Davis, age 86, of Annandale, Minnesota and formerly of Buffalo, Minnesota and Strafford-Wayne, Pennsylvania passed away on Saturday, September 12, 2009 at The Buffalo Hospital.
He was born on March 18, 1923 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania the son of Clarence & Gladys Bradley Davis.
Charles honorably served his Country in the United States Air Force. During World War II, he was stationed in India, flying “The Hump” as a mechanic on transport planes.
Charles Davis & Elizabeth Warren were joined in holy marriage on March 2, 1942 in Oakmont, PA.
He was an avid golfer, enjoyed yard work, fishing, gardening and was a bird/animal lover.
Charles formerly belonged to Zion Lutheran Church in Buffalo. He also was a member of The Buffalo American Legion Post #270 and The Nelson Masonic Lodge #135 A.F. & A.M.
Survived by his loving wife: Elizabeth W. Davis; daughters: Carol Piccoli (Nicholas) of Fort Myers, FL and Janet Ursell (Jeffrey) of Buffalo, MN; five grandchildren and six great grandchildren; a brother, Clarence Davis III (Pauline) of Downingtown, PA; and other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Gladys (Bradley) Davis.
A Memorial service for Charles Davis will be held on Friday evening, September 18th at 7:00 P.M. at the Peterson Chapel in Buffalo. The Reverend Thomas Queck will officiate. A time of gathering will be held on Friday, September 18th two hours prior to the memorial service at the funeral chapel.
An interment service for friends and family will be forthcoming at Valley Forge Memorial Gardens in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.
Memorials are suggested to The Annandale Care Center.
The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo served the family.