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DAVIS, Robert Alan
DAVIS - Robert Alan March 10, 1933 - July 15, 2016. Loving husband of Sharon F. (Roesch) Davis; best daddy of Shannon M. Davis (Ian) Forsyth and Scott A. (late Lisa) Davis; devoted granddad of Maura D. Forsyth, Spencer O. Davis, Colin R. Forsyth, Austin R. Davis and Grant V. Davis; brother-in-law of Carl J. (Susie) Roesch Jr., Deborah K. (Thomas) Jasinski, Rose Netter, the late Barbara (Ossie) Omar and the late Gregory K. Roesch; brother of Roger (Pat) Davis. Also survived by many loving nephews & nieces. Alan was what everyone wanted in a friend, kindness and eminently fair. Alan served in the US Air Force during the Korean War, was a member of the Blinded Veterans Assoc.,The Buffalo Retired Teachers Assoc.,The N.Y. State Retired Teachers Assoc., and a Life Member of the Snyder Volunteer Fire Department. Before losing his sight he was an avid reader, and duplicate bridge player. After losing his sight, his faithful guide dog Tony was always at his side.
Family will be present on Friday from 4-8 PM at the DENGLER, ROBERTS, PERNA FUNERAL HOME, 3070 Delaware Ave., Kenmore. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial celebrated on Saturday at 9 AM at St. Joseph's University Parish, 3269 Main St., Buffalo. Flowers gratefully declined. Contributions in Robert Alan Davis' memory may be made to The Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind, 371 East Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown, NY 11787. Online condolences may be offered at www.denglerrobertspernafuneral.com