The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

October 3, 2013

Thomas E. Davis Jr.


Star Beacon

GENEVA — Thomas E. Davis Jr., age 71, a resident of Geneva, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at Hillcrest Hospital in Mayfield Heights. Tom was surrounded by his loving family.

He was born May 29, 1942, in Uniontown, Pa. to Thomas Edgar Davis Sr. and Sarah Jane Emery. Thomas married Katheryn Jacobs on Oct. 10, 2010, in North Perry, Ohio.

Tom was a supervisor at Uniroyal Chemical for many years, but his first love was fishing on Lake Erie for walleye and perch.  He also enjoyed billiards and ran his own pool/billiards league. Other past-times include golf, model trains, making fishing poles and golf clubs, and restoring cars.

He is survived by his wife, Kate Davis of Geneva; daughters, Kimberly (Mike) Prochaska and Trisha Viruet; sons-in-law, Scott Pirc and Mike (Kim) Morgan; daughter-in-law, Cyndi (Keith) Powell; granddaughters, Caitlin Grand, Alyssia Pirc, Tia and  Zoey Viruet, Jennifer Derylak, and Jamie Morgan; grandsons, Joey Prochaska, Danny Derylak, and Brandon Powell; great-granddaughter, Tia; brothers, Robert (Jackie) Davis, James Davis, and Dave Davis; sister, Jayne (Tim) Sabo; and many loved nieces, nephews and extended family.

Tom was preceded in death by his first wife, Patricia Davis; daughter, Michelle Pirc; his parents; and a brother Bill Davis.

Family and friends will be received to celebrate Tom’s Life from 1 to 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 6th, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6345 Chapel Road, Madison, Ohio 44057. A Service will follow at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Steve Fisher officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest contributions be made in Tom’s name to Trinity Lutheran Church, Adopt a Family Program, 6345 Chapel Road, Madison, Ohio 44057. Arrangements handled by THE BEHM FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 175 S. Broadway, Geneva.

Obituary at www.behmfuneral.com and starbeacon.com.