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Mary L Davis obituary 1938~2023


Mary L Davis, 85 of Gettysburg, PA passed away on Friday, May 19, 2023 at home surrounded by her beloved family.

Mary L Davis
Mary L Davis

Born in Lance, MD on April 19, 1938 she was the daughter of the late Albert M. & Grace (Horan) Portner.

Mary was predeceased by her husband, Robert L. Davis and a son, Terry Davis.

She had been employed by Kennies Market in Gettysburg for seventeen years.

Mary was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother and enjoyed the quality time she spent with her family.

She is survived by four children, Cindy M. Keller (Carl, Jr.) of Gettysburg, Scott L. Davis (Annette) of Winter Haven, FL, Jeffrey F. Davis (Deb) of Orrtanna, PA and Donald E. Davis of Biglerville, PA, nine grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and 4 step-great grandchildren, three siblings, John Portner of Thurmont, MD, Glenny Heredia of Gettardstone, WV and Carole Dingle of Sabillisville, MD and a number of nieces and nephews.

Mary was predeceased by four siblings, Ada, Albert, Joe and Jimmy.

A Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 at the Monahan Funeral Home in Gettysburg, PA.

Interment will be private.

Tributes and condolences can be made at the funeral home’s website.



Tammy Annette Robinson 1964-2024

For the past years, Tammy helped take care of her mother. She enjoyed watching game shows and listening to contemporary Christian music.

Robert William Gordon 1947-2024

Born August 18, 1947, a son of the late Merrill R. and Goldie E. Kotzmoyer Gordon, Bob liked to hunt and fish, and loved spending time with his family.

Janice Mae Keller 1938-2024

Janice always enjoyed shopping trips with her children and always used that opportunity to stop at her favorite restaurant, Olive Garden.

Ethel R. Smith 1935-2024

Ethel was a very loving and caring woman. She will always be remembered and cherished as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend.

Sharon M. Matthews 1951-2024

Sharon enjoyed game shows on TV, mostly Wheel of Fortune. She also liked watching the Food Network and talk about what they made.

Ralph V. Foltz 1928-2024

Ralph enjoyed hunting, telling stories, and traveling around the United States on bus trips, alongside his wife Lois.

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