Roland Sturgeon Davis

Roland Sturgeon Davis

 1933-2018

            Roland S. Davis of Chatham passed away on May 22, 2018 at the age of 84. He was born in Springville, Maine on June 10 1933. 

            He was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard. He had a long career in construction. He enjoyed gardening and building furniture. He believed everything could be cured by Bag Balm and growing potatoes was a Maine thing. 

            Roland is predeceased by his wife Geraldine (Nickerson) Davis and his two brothers Robert Davis and Niles Davis.

            He leaves behind a brother Karl Dunakin of Harwich, a sister Joyce Price of Connecticut, sister in law Sylvia Davis of Maine, his children; David Davis, Shareen Davis and Gale Preston of Chatham, Denise Healy of Hyannis and Ansel Davis of Florida, eight grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. 

            A private burial will be in Maine at a later date. Memorial donation can be made to a charity of one’s choice. 

            The family wishes to thank the staff of Liberty Commons for their kindness and caring during his final years.