PIQUA - Edward Francis Davis, 62, of Piqua, died at 2 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, at his residence. He was born in Sidney, to Mariann (Heckler) Davis of Sidney and the late Orville Davis.
Edward is survived by his children and their spouses, Rodney Stephenson, Houston, Renne and Scott Helman of Bradford, Ben and Kim Davis of Piqua, and Sherri Davis of Sidney; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Carol and Robert Fanning of Houston and Jayne and Luke Keller of Ft. Recovery; and several grandchildren.
Edward proudly served his country as a member of the U.S. Army. He was stationed in Washington, D.C. and served as a member of the Old Guard during the Vietnam War. Edward was also a member of the burial detail at Arlington Memorial Cemetery, Washington, D.C. He was a member of American Legion Post 217, Sidney. Edward loved motorcycles and his Harley Davidson. He was an owner/operator of a big rig.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, at Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney, with Pastor Fred Gillenwater officiating. Burial will follow in Shelby Memory Gardens, Sidney, OH. Friends may call from 9-11 a.m Tuesday at the funeral home. Full military honors will be provided by American Legion Post 217, Sidney, OH.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on July 14, 2013