D. Harold
D. Harold "Bud" Davis, Jr.

September 3, 1934 - May 16, 2018
Born in Edwardsville, PA
Resided in Dearborn, MI
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D. Harold Davis, (Bud) 83, died peacefully on May 16, 2018 at his home in Henry Ford Village in Dearborn, MI. Bud was born in Edwardsville, PA on September 3, 1934, the son of Harold and Floretta Davis.

Bud was a graduate of Dearborn High School and received his Bachelor of Science and Master’s degrees in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan. He was employed by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency for over 20 years, retiring in 1994.

Bud served his country in the US Air Force. He was a member of the Dearborn Civic Theater, the Dearborn Community Arts Council, the Explorer Scouts, the Dearborn Police Reserves, and the Michigan Emergency Patrol. He volunteered his time to
the American Heart Association and the American Red Cross. He enjoyed photography and genealogy.

Bud is survived by his wife Gail of Dearborn; their two daughters, Carol Stephan (Larry) of LaGrange Park, IL and Jo Bourgeois (David) of Grosse Pointe Woods; three grandchildren, David, Lisa and Jackson; two sisters, Virginia Thornley and Patsy Happe; and his brother Veryl Davis. He was predeceased by his parents and two sisters, Beverly Lucas and Rhea Davis.

Private services have been held under the direction of the A. H. Peters Funeral Home in Grosse Pointe Woods.

The family has suggested memorial contributions be made to Alzheimer’s Association , 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

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Funeral Home
A. H. Peters Funeral Home of Grosse Pointe
20705 Mack Avenue
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI US 48236


Alzheimer's Association
919 N Michigan Ave Ste 1000
Chicago, IL 60611
The purpose of the Alzheimer's Association is to provide support for the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association.