The Free Press, Mankato, MN

October 25, 2013

Alice Marie Davis


—     Alice Marie Davis (age 88) of St. Peter MN died October 24, 2013 at Rivers Edge Hospital, St. Peter, MN.

    Funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, October 28, 2013 at Trinity Lutheran Church in St. Peter with burial at Kasota Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3:00 - 6:00 pm on Sunday at the church and will continue one hour prior to the service on Monday.

    St. Peter Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

    Alice Marie Davis was born May 18, 1925 in Roseau, MN the daughter of Andrew and Lena Docken.  Alice was united in marriage to Raymond Davis on February 6, 1944 in St. Paul, MN.  Alice worked as a "Rosie the Riveter" in St. Paul making products for the military during WWII.  She also worked at ADC/Onan from 1957 until she retired in 1989.  She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church, St. Peter, MN, and a life member of the VFW and DAV Auxiliaries.  She enjoyed fishing, camping, taking care of her flowers, entertaining family and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  

    She is survived by her sons Gary (Le Anne), St. Peter, Terry (Joan), St. Peter, Bill (Maggie), Mankato, Ron (Jan), St. Peter, Bob (special friend Judy), St. Peter, and daughter, Joy (special friend Michael), Aitkin, MN., 9 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews, brother-in-law and sister-in-law.

    She was preceded in death by parents, husband, 11 siblings, sisters-in-law and a son-in-law.