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Dorothy Marie (Dot) (Shutt) Davy

Born: Wed., Mar. 22, 1939
Died: Sun., Mar. 1, 2020

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Dorothy Marie "Dot" Davy, 80 passed away March 1, 2020 just 21 days short of her 81st birthday, at her home iin Orviston.  Born March 22, 1939 in Bellefonte, she was the daughter of Norman E. and Hazel M. Shutt.  On August 19, 1955, she married Howard (Jim) Davy with whom she has spent nearly 65 years of her life.

She attended both Lock Haven High School and Bellefonte High School then furthered her education and became a graduate of South Hills Business School in State College.  She was a member of the Monument Church of Christ since 1974.

In her early career, she was employed at the Bobbi Brooks plant in Lock Haven,  Woolrich Woolen Plant in Blanchard and at Piper Aircraft in Lock Haven.  She completed her working career as a secretary for the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission at the Benner Spriings Research Facility in State College.  She retired from there in 2001

She is survived by her husband, Howard "Jim" Davy, a Son Steven (Linda) Davy, a daughter Karen (Barry) Johnson, four grandchildren, Jenny, Sarah, Meisha and Chanse as well as on great-grandchild Eva Marie Muthler.  Also surviving are three sisters, Deanna, Bonnie and Debbie and three brothers Robert, Richard, and Barry.  She was preceded in death by an older sister Nancy.

She was a loyal and faithful wife and a wonderful mother to her children and grand children and loved very much by all those around her.  Baking, cooking and sewing were only a few of her outstanding skills and talents and was always generous in sharing of her wonderful recipes with anyone who would ask.

A private memorial service was held in her honor at the Kader-Neff Funeral Home in Howard.


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Kimberly Holzer
   Posted Wed March 04, 2020
I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of Mrs. Davy...my thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

David F. Cree
   Posted Wed March 04, 2020
We are very sorry for your loss.
Dave and Deb Cree

Carole Yearick and family
   Posted Wed March 04, 2020
Chanse, Arimani and family,

We are sorry to hear of the loss of Mrs. Davy, Chanse's grandmother. Hugs and prayers to the family and God be with you.

The Yearick Family
John, Carole, Amry, Johnathan and Anthony

Debra (Dullen) Lucas
   Posted Wed March 04, 2020
Sorry to hear. My prayers are with all the family in this time.

Paul Mayes
   Posted Wed March 04, 2020
Jim and family

So sorry to hear of Mrs Davey passing. My condolences to you in this time of sorrow.

The Mayes family

Carl and Mary Lou Houtz
   Posted Thu March 05, 2020
So sorry for your loss, prayers and comfort coming to you and your family.