William T. Davison |
LCDR (RET) William "Bill" Thomas Davison, born September 22, 1922, passed away on June 1, 2012, at age 89. He was born and raised in Melrose, MA before joining the Navy. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of 59 years, Elsie, in 2003.
He served 26 years in the Navy stationed around the US and Japan, finally retiring to the Richmond Highlands/Shoreline area and then to Wandering Creek/Bothell area. In 2007, he moved to Patriot's Landing in DuPont, WA. The family would like to thank the Kare House in Lakewood for their excellent and loving care of Bill in his last weeks.
He is survived by his sister, Virginia Hall (Clyde) of Sherman, TX; His son, Bill of Phoenix, AZ and his daughter Nancy Gardner of Lakewood; six grandchildren and four great- grandchildren.
A family memorial will be held on June 24th at his daughter's house.
Arrangements by New Tacoma Cemeteries & Funeral Home. Please sign the online guestbook @ www.newtacoma.com.
Published in The Seattle Times from June 21 to June 22, 2012