Stephen Joseph Davis
May 24, 1942-March 22, 2013
Resident of Pleasant Hill
Stephen Joseph Davis passed away at home, following a 2-1/2 year battle with pancreatic cancer. Stephen was born in Berkeley, CA, grew up in Walnut Creek, and graduated from Las Lomas High School. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force, retiring as Senior Master Sergeant after 24 years of service. He went on to work for East Bay MUD, retiring after 18 years. Stephen is survived by his wife Sharon, daughters Laura Jones and Angela Despard, stepchildren Diana McCray and Bret Scheiding, brother Richard Davis, and 9 grandchildren. He had a passion for sports, the old Pacific Coast (baseball) League, TV, movies, and books. He is remembered by many for his sense of humor. A memorial service will be held on April 2, 2013, 2:30 PM, at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road, Dixon, CA. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Wounded Warriors.
Published in Contra Costa Times on Mar. 30, 2013