Davis, Wilbur "Clay" Jr.
SUN PRAIRIE - Wilbur "Clay" Davis Jr., 88, of Sun Prairie, died on March 29, 2021, at UW Hospital in Madison. He was born on July 19, 1932, in Madison, to Wilbur and Roslyn (Sparks) Davis. He married Carol Benisch on June 9, 1956, at Sacred Hearts Church in Sun Prairie.
Clay served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War. He worked as a supervisor and for 37 years for the U.S. Post Office. Clay drove cars for Capital Ford for 20 years. He was a 32nd Degree Member of the Sun Prairie Masonic Lodge # 143.
Clay is survived by his wife, Carol; children, Deborah Lindberg of Brandon, Julie (Arthur) Hurckman of Sun Prairie, and Dawn (Bruce) Campbell of Waupun; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a brother, Larry (Ellen McDermott) Davis of Madison.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, David, Thomas and Duane; and sister, Mary Ann Tonstad.
A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 3 at TUSCHEN-NEWCOMER FUNERAL HOME, 302 Columbus St., Sun Prairie. Pastor Jenny Arneson will preside. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be at Sun Prairie Memory Gardens. Memorials can be made to The Shriners Children's Hospital. Please follow COVID rules.
Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral Home
Sun Prairie, WI (608) 837-5400