DAVIS – S.S.M. (NATO), C.D.
It is with great sadness that the family of Murray Davis announces his passing January 9, 2014. Left to mourn his passing are his loving wife of 56 years, Maureen and his children: sons, John (Carla, children Keith and Ryan), Gary (Nancy, children Amanda, Heather (Byron, great grandsons, Sean and Connor), Andrew (Erin, great granddaughter, Gracie), Mark (Cathy, children Matthew and Megan); daughter, Joanne; daughter-in-law, Marlo, children, Kate and Tyson; three brothers and families; as well as numerous other relatives, friends, former colleagues and customers. He was predeceased by sons, Keith and Lee; granddaughter, Louise; 2 sisters; 1 brother and 1 brother-in- law. Murray was born in Viking, Dec 9, 1933 raised in Kinsella, Alberta until joining the RCAF in 1952. He retired from active service in 1972 moving to Red Deer with his family. He lived and served in several Canadian provinces as well as European countries. Murray had a rich and varied life experience and was always a hard worker. Murray founded AES Industrial Supplies in 1979. He worked tirelessly until his retirement in 1993 leaving the business running in the family. He made many friends and was always willing to lend a hand. He was a long-time member of the Knights of Columbus, Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 35, BPOE, RCAFA. Murray and Maureen enjoyed a life full of travel including a retirement trip to Australia and New Zealand and became snowbirds, going to Arizona for the winters until 2006. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 5508 – 48A Avenue, Red Deer with Reverend Jozef Wroblewski presiding. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Murray’s name to the Red Deer Alzheimer’s Society, Suite 105, 4419 – 50 Avenue Red Deer, AB T4N 3Z5, to the SPCA or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
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