Samuel Davis

Obituary of Samuel Davis

Samuel "Sonny" F. Davis, age 77 of Wilmington, DE died peacefully on June 12, 2017 at home. Born and reared in Wilmington, DE, Sam has been a resident most of his life in Wilmington, DE as well as Phoenix, AZ, Frederick, MD and Port St. Lucie, FL. He graduated from St. Helena's grade school and Mt. Pleasent High School class of 1958. Sam was an accounting manager for Bechtel Corp. for 46 years retiring in 2006. He was a member of St. Helena's Church where he belonged to the Men's Club. He was an avid bowler and golfer. Sam is preceded in death by his father, Samuel Davis and his mother and stepfather, Loretta and Mervil Anthony. He is survived by his companion of 35 years, Cynthia Boris, 2 children, Bruce (Elaine) Davis and Samuel Davis, a brother, Bobby (Karleen) Davis and 3 grandchildren, Casey, Bridget and Bruce Davis. A visitation will be held on Friday 10-11AM at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd. Garnet Valley, PA followed by a memorial service at 11AM. Interment will remain private. Donations in his memory may be made to Delaware Hospice (delawarehospice.org).