Henry P. Davidowicz

Davidowicz, 87 CRISFIELD - Henry P. Davidowicz formerly of Baltimore, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 at his home. Born in Baltimore on Dec. 15, 1924, he was the son of the late Konstanty and Anna Xzymanski Davidowicz. He was a retired inspector for the former Koppers Manufacturing Company in Baltimore working 34 years before his retirement in 1984. Following retirement, his family moved to Crisfield. A US Navy veteran of World War II, he was a Torpedoman's mate Second Class serving on the Navy vessels USS Monssen and USS O'Hare. While in Baltimore, he was a member of St. Athanasius Roman Catholic Church and the Holy Name Society. He was a handyman who could fix anything, and was proud of the three homes he built for his family. He also enjoyed crabbing, fishing, and gardening. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Mildred Kathleen Latwig Davidowicz of Crisfield; three daughters, Judy Roth and Janet Lyman, both of Leesburg, Va. and Joyce Davidowicz of Crisfield; three grandchildren, George Roth and wife Amanda of Bridgeville, Del., Jessica Lyman of Washington, DC, and Alexandra Lyman of Leesburg; and five great-grandsons, Gabriel, Joshua and Nathan Roth, and Bragg and Tyler Davis. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters. A funeral service with military honors provided by the US Navy will be held Friday, Dec. 15, 2012 at 1 p.m at Bradshaw & Sons Funeral Home in Crisfield. Deacon Tom Cimino will officiate. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are requested to be sent to Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, MD 21802-1733. To send condolences, please visit www.bradshawandsonsfuneralhome.com

Published in NewsZapDE on Dec. 13, 2012