Roland Sturgeon Davis

Roland Sturgeon Davis


            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.