Marjorie A. Davis

November 2, 1933 - January 5, 2022
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Marjorie A. Davis, 88, of New Philadelphia, passed away on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 in Park Village Care Center at Dover, following a period of declining health.

Born in the area known as “Tin Town” at Dover, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late James A. and Bernice K. (Reidenbach) Oppy and was a longtime me…

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Marjorie A. Davis, 88, of New Philadelphia, passed away on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 in Park Village Care Center at Dover, following a period of declining health.

Born in the area known as “Tin Town” at Dover, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late James A. and Bernice K. (Reidenbach) Oppy and was a longtime member of the Goshen Community Church of the Nazarene at New Philadelphia. Marjorie loved being with her family, especially her grandchildren, great grandchildren and her many pets, which include a mini donkey named Katie, a goat named Waylon, her rabbits, Benny and Hank, Norman the dog and numerous feathered friends.

On December 23, 1951, Marjorie married Floyd “Zeke” Davis and together they shared over 66 years of marriage before his passing in 2018.

Surviving are her children, Jo Ann (Larry) Guy of New Philadelphia, Marvin (Cindy) Davis of New Philadelphia and Melvin (Mary) Davis of Ocala, Florida; her sister, Kathryn (Les) Brauer of Michigan; her sister-in-law, Shirley Davis of Tuscarawas; five grandchildren, Erica (Devin) Edmunds of Virginia, Mitch (Diane) Davis of New Philadelphia, Erin (Neil Cook) Davis of Dayton, Matt (Erin) Davis of Tuscarawas, Marc Davis of New Philadelphia and three great-grandchildren, Harper Edmunds, Norah Davis and Nolan Davis.

In addition to her parents and her husband, Marjorie was preceded in death by two sisters, Donna Cunningham and Lois Mansill.

Graveside services will be held on Monday, January 10, 2022 at 1:30 PM in Evergreen Burial Park at New Philadelphia with Pastor Lee Randolph officiating. The Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia, is handling the arrangements.

The family requests that memorial contributions, in Marjorie’s memory, be directed to either Community Hospice, the Goshen Community Church of the Nazarene Building Fund or the Tuscarawas County Humane Society.

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Service Information

Date: Monday, January 10, 2022

Time: 1:30 pm

Evergreen Burial Park

Address:

1520 Delaware Drive SE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Donation Information

Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Tuscarawas County Humane Society

Phone: 330-343-6060

1432 Tall Timber Road NE
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Goshen Church of the Nazarene

Contributions can be directed to the church Building Fund.

2501 David Road SE
New Philadelphia, OH 44663

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Born: November 2, 1933
Died: January 5, 2022

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Lou Dalpiaz posted on 1/8/22

So sorry to hear of Marge's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers ?? Lou & Vicki Dalpiaz

 

Diane Aydt posted on 1/7/22

Marvin and family members, So very sorry on the passing of your Mother. Diane (Kelly) Aydt IVN classmate

 

Thelma Manghese posted on 1/7/22

My deepest sympathies to the Davis family. She was very friendly, sweet, caring lady & neighbor. You are in my thoughts & prayers.

 

Mildred Chaney Edder posted on 1/7/22

Jo Ann and family with our deepest sympathies and prayers. So very sorry for the loss of your mother.

 

Kimberly Mulheman posted on 1/7/22

Our Deepest Sympathies to the Davis Family. Kimberly & Ron Mulheman

 

Greg & Shelby Gatts posted on 1/7/22

Thoughts and prayers to all of you.

 

Dale Gowins posted on 1/7/22

Our deepest sympathies to the entire Davis family! Wonderful lady & neighbor. God’s blessings & comfort during your time of grief. Dale & Vickie Gowins

 

Rick and Barb Keffer posted on 1/7/22

Our Deepest Condolences to you and your family!

 

Brad Zimmerman posted on 1/6/22

My Sincere condolences to Marjorie's family. It was my pleasure and luck to know such a fine lady. Marjorie's humor always made me chuckle and her livestock/pet stories made me laugh out loud. Hold your memories and experiences close as you face her loss. A life well lived.

 

Brian and Bobbie Trolio posted on 1/6/22

Jo Ann, Marvin and family, Brian and I are so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. She was such a wonderful nice person. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.

 

Sandra Fait posted on 1/6/22

Prayers to the family during this difficult time. Many great memories of her growing up in Goshen!

 

Pamela Freeman posted on 1/6/22

I’m so sorry to hear the passing of your mom Jo Ann! If you need anything feel free to call me! Prayers and hugs! Pamela Freeman

 

Jacob and Ashley Ritenour posted on 1/6/22

May I extend my sympathy to the entire family during this time of loss and grief. May God's comforting arms embrace each one of you and bring you His peace during this difficult time.

 

Arleen McWilliams Transou posted on 1/6/22

Thoughts and prayers go out to the entire family, thinking of you all during this different time and beyond, gone but never forgotten, Rest In Peace, Marge

 

Heidi Briggs posted on 1/6/22

Dear Davis family, We are so sorry and thinking of all of you. She was a wonderful lady. Bob and Heidi

 

Gerry Mroczkowski posted on 1/6/22

My condolences to the family for the passing of your mother.

 

Vic and Judy Stull posted on 1/6/22

Our deepest sympathy to Mel and Mary and all the families. You are in our prayers and thoughts.

 

Margie west posted on 1/6/22

So sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy to all.

 

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