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Sue Davis

Published: Monday, Aug. 5, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

BYRON – Sue Davis, 72, longtime Byron resident, died Friday, Aug. 2, 2013 at Serenity Hospice Home in Oregon.

Sue was born Feb. 10, 1941 in Dixon, the daughter of Chester and Evelyn (Wait) French. She was a 1959 graduate of Dixon High School. She married Don Davis on July 16, 1960 in Dixon.

Sue was employed by the Byron School District for 26 years, first in the cafeteria and then as a custodian, retiring in 2004.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Don of Byron; son Kevin Davis of Leaf River; daughter Jennifer Davis of Tinley Park; brother Chester (Sandy) French of Dixon; and sister Lynn (Gary) Rausch of Sauk City, Wis.

She is predeceased by her parents, son Chris Davis and sister Vickie Lambert.

Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Byron. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Gary Cortese of The Global Harvest Church officiating. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Dixon.

Memorials may be directed to Serenity Hospice and Home, Oregon. Visit farrellhollandgale.com to post condolences.

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