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Winona "Winnie" June (Fate) Davis

May 30, 1931 ~ September 3, 2021 (age 90)


Winona "Winnie" June Davis, 90, passed away on September 3, 2021, at Avita Health System - Galion Community Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

Winnie was born in Edison on May 30, 1931, to the late Merle and Aileen (Rorick) Fate. She married Clyde Davis on June 5, 1949, and he preceded her in death on December 9, 2013.

Winnie was a 1949 graduate of Whetstone High School. She had worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse for Dr. Bentley in Mansfield for many years. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Bucyrus where she enjoyed working with children and assisting with Vacation Bible School. She loved playing with her beloved dog Penny. Winnie had many interests including gardening, playing bingo, following the Buckeyes, baking Hickory Nut Cakes and Springerles. She liked to drag Clyde camping at Dogwood Valley Campground. Winnie's greatest joy in life was boasting about her large family.

Left to cherish Winnie's memories are her children; Rick (Rita) Davis of Bucyrus, Carol (David) Reece of Mt. Victory, James (Melina) Davis of Mansfield; Janice (Bob) Tuscan of Galion, Brenda (Bill) Smith of Galion; and Judy Davis of Mansfield; 19 Grandchildren, 27 Great-Grandchildren, 1 Great-Great-Grandchild.

In addition to her parents and husband, Winnie was preceded in death by her sisters, Jo Anne Price, and Helen Davids, granddaughters; Nicole Rachel, Maranda and Kimberly Tuscan; great-granddaughter, Hallie Grace Mitchell, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends may call on Thursday Sept. 9, 2021, from 11:00AM until the start of the Funeral Service at 1:00PM at the Mark A. Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, 303 Portland Way North, Galion. Pastor Ken Lance will officiate, and the burial will follow in Caledonia Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Crawford County Humane Society, 3590 St. Rt. 98, Bucyrus, OH 44820

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September 9, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, Galion
303 Portland Way N.
Galion, OH 44833

Funeral Service
September 9, 2021

1:00 PM
Mark A. Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home
303 Portland Way North
Galion, OH 44833

September 9, 2021

Caledonia Cemetery
2272 Caledonia-Climax Road
Caledonia, Ohio 43314

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