The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


June 16, 2014

Darrell E. Davis

HOMER CITY — DAVIS – Darrell E. “Deed,” 65, Homer City (Brush Valley), passed away June 15, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown. Born in 1949, in Johnstown, to Raymond Eugene and Anna Mae Stewart Davis. Deed was a member of VFW Post 1989, Indiana. He was the owner-operator of Indiana Generator Service in Indiana for 18 years. Most recently, he was employed by Communities of Indian Haven as a physical therapy assistant for the past seven years, having returned to college at age 55 to obtain his degree. Darrell was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and uncle. Although a man of few words, he was valued within his family as a role model for his guidance and direction. Of all of Deed’s accomplishments and relationships, his grandchildren, Ian and Emma, were the highlight and greatest joy of his life. Time spent at soccer and baseball games, walks in the woods, and building Lego projects were special pappy times. Survived by his wife of 45 years, Sandra L. Carney Davis, Homer City; daughter, Erica Savering, and husband, Andrew, Monroe- ville; grandchildren, Ian Eugene and Emma Michelle Savering; mother of Indiana; siblings, Wanda Davis, Murrysville; Denise Ponczak, and husband, Edward, Monroeville; Barry Davis, and wife, Cheryl, Bellefonte; and Robin Davis, and fiance, Jerry Hammack, Homer City; numerous nieces and nephews; and his loyal companion, Tanner. Preceded in death by his father; daughter, Michelle Dawn Davis, in 2001; maternal grandparents, J.H. and Blanche Stewart; paternal grandparents, Raymond and Naomi Davis; and brother-in-law, David DeHart; also father- and mother-in-law, Roy and Flora Carney. Family and friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Bowser-Minich Funeral Home, Indiana, where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Thomas McNutt, officiating. Interment will be private and made at Armagh Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to local animal charities or to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. (

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