Service measured not by GOLD,
but by the GOLDEN RULE
Martha Ann (Gordon) Davis passed away suddenly at Wooster Community Hospital on Sunday, May 2, 2021. She was born November 13, 1935 in Lima, Ohio the daughter of Edward and Dorothy Wood Gordon. After graduation from Wooster High School in the class of 1953, she was employed at the Research Center and Lightning Rod Mutual Insurance Co. On March 13, 1955 she married Dean Davis and they were happily married for 61 years until he passed away in 2016.
They raised three children: John (Beth) Davis, Nancy (Randy) Duncan, and Scott (Diane) Davis. She had four grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; Amy (Chad) Wolf and their children Keenan, Lucas, Laney, and Cooper; Tom (Rachelle) Davis and their children Austin, Tyler, andKaylee; Tim Davis and his children Elijah, Christian, and Liam; and Matt (Carlee) Duncan; step-grandchildren, Michelle (Todd) Thompson and their children, Tyler and Chellsie (Nathan) Hanson and Carter and Lincoln; Mandy Harold and her daughter, Carissa Carte.
Also surviving is a brother, Bill (Mary) Gordon of Port Clinton and sisters-in-law, Bonnie Slickerof Orrville, and Gail (Donnie) Riggenbach of Sterling.
Martha and Dean spent many years wintering in Ft. Myers, Florida. They were world-wide travelers with a special love of cruising with the "gang". One of her greatest joys was watching her grandchildren play sports and exhibit 4-H animals.
She was an active member of Zion Lutheran Church and Ohio Farm Bureau. She was an avid Buckeyes fan along with following the College of Wooster Scots basketball program, where she was a member of The Rebounders Club. She had many cherished friendships.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her in-laws Wesley and Thelma Davis, sisters and brothers in law, Marilyn (Harold) Hoffer, Treva (Stan) Becker, Newt Greeger and Cletus Slicker.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held for friends and family at Grace Church, Friday, May 7th at 3:30 PM. Please join us immediately following for a reception to celebrate Martha's life at the family farm (5795 Cleveland Road, Wooster).
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations made be made to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to Zion Lutheran Church, 301 N. Market St., Wooster, OH 44691.
The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation for the sympathy, comforting words, prayers and all expressions of kindness and concern.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
Ohio's Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to Zion Lutheran Church, 301 N. Market St., Wooster, OH 44691
No calling hours
Celebration of Life Service at 3:30 P.M. at Grace Church on Friday, May 7, 2021.