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March 4, 2004
 Obituary

 


Obituary


Dr. Charles Carroll Davis
Chuck Davis died peacefully, eating lunch and drinking a glass of wine on Feb. 25, 2004, at 92 years of age. He was predeceased by his ally, co-worker and wife, Sally Davis. He is survived by his son Peter Davis and daughter Betsy Gimbel both living in Pennsylvania and grandchildren Clifton Davis in Pennsylvania and Andrea Slaski in Hawaii. Dr. Davis came to Memorial in 1968 where he worked in the Department of Biology and the Ocean Sciences Centre. In 1984 he was named professor emeritus and up to the time of his death, he went to work every day, save weekends and Labour Day. A memorial celebration of the life of Dr. Davis will be held on March 19 at the Bristol Seniors Complex located at 44 Blackmarsh Road. The service begins at 4:30 p.m. and will be held in the commons room (downstairs after you enter the building). All are welcome.

Ruth Elizabeth Martin
Ruth Martin, a retired nurse who worked in Student Health, Student Affairs and Services, for over 30 years, died suddenly at home Feb. 29, aged 65 years. Ruth was a graduate of the General Hospital School of Nursing, class of 1959.


 


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