Cordelia Marie Davis
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:57 AM
Cordelia Marie Davis, age 85, of Ripon, passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Ripon Medical Center with her family by her side. Cordelia was born on July 30, 1931 in the Town of Brooklyn, the daughter of Anton and Mildred (Lamphear) Dahlke. She attended Ripon Schools. Cordelia was united in marriage to Richard “Lee” Davis on June 13, 1977 in Fond du Lac. He has preceded her in death on June 28, 2001. Cordelia worked for Miles Kimball in Oshkosh for over 15 years. She enjoyed sewing, making quilts, baking, cooking and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her children: Patricia Stickles of Delavan; Mike (Jo) Meeker of Ripon; Allan (Cheryl) Reilly of Ripon; Betty (Scott) Baxter of Dalton; Tony (Scott) Reilly-Henke of Ripon; Ken (fiancé Marie) Reilly of West Bend, and Kevin (Special Friend, Julie) Reilly of Ripon; many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren; Sister-in-law, Shirley Dahlke of Ripon; other relatives and dear friends. She is preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Mack Meeker, Ambrose Reilly and Lee Davis; son, James Dahlke; grandson, Jim Jr Dahlke; four brothers and three sisters.
Funeral services for Cordelia will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Divine Passage Funeral Home in Ripon with Rev. Joanna D’Agostino officiating. Friends and family may visit at the funeral home on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 9:00am until the time of her services. Burial will be held in Bluffton Cemetery in the Town of Brooklyn. Divine Passage Funeral Home in Ripon is proudly serving Cordelia’s family. divinepassagefunerals.com
In lieu of flowers, donations to Traded Treasures in Ripon are appreciated.