Shirley H. Davies
Birth Date: April 6, 1920
Death Date: January 16, 2017
Shirley H. Davies, 96, formerly of Fairview Park, passed away January 16, 2017 at her residence in the Otterbein Retirement Community, St. Mary’s Ohio.
Shirley was born on April 6, 1920 to the late Royden and Jessie (Armitage) Harwood in Cleveland. On October 16, 1943 she married Harry Stewart Davies who predeceased her in death on January 8, 2006.
She is survived by her two daughters, Cheryl (Russell) Rayle and Marcia (Ron) Pepple; five grandchildren, David (Melissa) Pepple, Christopher (Tara) Pepple, Ellen Pepple, Carole Rayle and Daniel Rayle; five great-grandchildren and one on the way. She was also preceded in death by her brother George (Louise) Harwood.
Shirley worked as a children’s librarian at the Cleveland Public Library. She enjoyed playing the piano, singing in church and reading.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 1-2PM in the Chapel at Sunset Memorial Park, 6245 Columbia Rd., North Olmsted, where funeral services will commence on Saturday at 2PM with Pastor Daniel Sewell officiating. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Assn. or to New Hope Church,22960 Lorain Rd., Fairview Park, OH 44126, or to a charity of the donor’s choice. dostalbokas.com