Obituaries

Mary R. Davison

Apr 7, 2019
Davison, Mary

Services

10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 13, at the American Lutheran Church 801 Monroe St., La Porte City, IA.

Visitation

Visitation will be held at 9:30 AM until service, Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the church.

Cemetery

Burial will be in the West View Cemetery, La Porte City

Memorials

American Lutheran Church
801 Monroe St.
La Porte City, IA 50651

Biography

Mary Davison, 75, of La Porte City, died on Sunday April 7, 2019 at La Porte City Specialty Care at La Porte City, IA. She was born on January 10, 1944 in Mason City, the daughter of James and Ruth (Potter) Shoger.

Mary graduated from Nora Springs Rock Falls High School. She graduated from UNI with a BA in Fine Arts and Textiles. Later she received her diploma from Hawkeye Tech in Practical Nursing. Mary worked for Hanover Insurance Co. in Chicago, she was a seamstress for JCPenney, worked at an antique business that she and Tim started, she also worked at the La Porte City Nursing Home and the Vinton Lutheran Home as a nurse.

Mary was a member of the American Lutheran Church in La Porte City.

Mary is survived by her husband; daughter, Alandria Davison of Marshalltown; son, Timothy (Teri) Davison of La Porte City; daughter, Lori (Dave) Leedom of Center Point; ten grandchildren, Taj Fosness, Akil Fosness, Talia Fosness, Mia Kimmins, TJ (Katie) Davison, Hayle (Travis Wilson) Davison, David, Hannah, Ben, and Sam Leedom; great-grandchildren, Lacy Davison, Brennex Wilson; and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; sister Marlys (John) Alden; brother, M. James and (Dee) Shoger; brother Lynn (Ilse) Shoger; and many other dear family members.

Mary enjoyed being a counselor in the Girl Scouts and joined with her daughters, sewing, bible school, confirmation, and other church functions. Mary loved being a grandmother and great aunt. Her faith was a big part of her life.

 

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  1. CHAD VAN DYKE | Apr 11, 2019
    SO SORRY TO HEAR OF SUCH A GREAT LOSS IN YOUR FAMILY..MY THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU...
  2. Laura Castell | Apr 09, 2019

     My deepest sympathy to you all.  May you find peace in the memories that are shared.

     

  3. Tyler Mummert | Apr 09, 2019

     Our Deepest Sympathies to the family.

    Tyler and Doreen Mummert 

     
  4. Carolyn Gulledge-Wilson | Apr 09, 2019
    My sincere condolences on your loss. 

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