Alice Saari Davidson (1936 - 2018)

  • "I first learned of Alice passing when Nancy posted the..."
    - Mark Radebaugh
  • "We never had the chance to meet face-to-face but you left..."
    - Leslie O'Dell
  • "Alice, we never met face-to-face but you made an..."
    - Leslie O'Dell
  • "One of my oldest personal and professional friend. Pat..."
  • "She was a real sweetheart at the Knitting Guild. She will..."
    - Kendal Patton

Alice S. Davidson, born in Cordova, Alaska on July 23, 1936, passed away peacefully August 1, 2018 in Roseville, CA with family by her side. Alice is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Phil, her children, Karen (Mack) Cage, Gretchen (Paul) Maccoux, and Ted (Camille Chorley), grandchildren Hannah, Jonah and Emma Maccoux, a loving extended family and countless friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Naima Saari, and sister Lila Corrock. Alice, a strong and proud Finn, grew up in Seattle and attended Washington State University. Alice and Phil married in 1960 and moved to California in 1963. A math teacher for 30+ years, she retired from Mills Middle School in 1995. Alice filled her retirement with golf at North Ridge, skiing at Homewood, bridge, Mexican Train, knitting, travel, fellowship at church, and entertaining family and friends. She was filled with great faith, joy and love, all of which she shared openly. She will be missed. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, August 11, 4pm at Advent Lutheran Church, 5901 San Juan Avenue, Citrus Heights, CA. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Advent Lutheran Church or
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Citrus Heights, CA 95610
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Published in The Sacramento Bee from Aug. 7 to Aug. 9, 2018