December 9, 1924 – August 11, 2013
Obituaries » LAURA G. DAVIS
DAVIS, LAURA GERTRUDE, 88, formerly of the Tilden House, died August 11, at Woodridge Nursing Home in Berlin, where she had been living for the past three years. Born on Dec. 9, 1924, in Washington, she was the daughter of Charles Hiram and Margaret Frances (Tucker) Davis. She had attended school in Washington. In earlier years, Laura had worked in Waltham, Mass., for Raytheon, BF Goodrich and Standard Thomas. She retired in 1987 and returned to Vermont to make her home in Barre. Laura was a member of St. Monica Catholic Church in Barre and the Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court St. Monica. She had worked as a volunteer at the Galley in Barre for over 20 years and had received many awards for her service. She is survived by her sister, Josephine Farnham, of Washington, and nieces, nephews and cousins living in Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Georgia and Arizona. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by three brothers, Charles Hitchcock, Chuck Davis and Chester Davis.