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Vera M. Davison

Vera M. Davison, 93, of Oregon, died on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 at the Rock River Hospice & Home, Sterling.  

She was born on July 7, 1925 the daughter of Leland and Cardine Anna (Kappenman) Kendel. 

Vera graduated from Rochelle High School in 1942.  

She married Willis A. Davison on Dec. 10, 1950 in Mt. Morris. He preceded her in death in 2001.  

Vera was a former member of the Chana United Methodist Church.  

She liked to knit, crochet, and do puzzles. Her favorite snack was Cheetos.  

She loved to play bingo and when she won she would share her prizes with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  

Vera is survived by her daughter-in-law, Mary Lynn Davison, of Dixon; sister, Pearl Cuddy, of California; grandchildren, Tonya Shaw, Anna Davison, Graham Greenfield, Jeni (Monty) Smith, D.J. Emmert, and Ryan (Jenny) Lavelle; great-grandchildren, Mackenzie Shaw, Vincent Smith, Spenser (Nolan) Yocum, Emery Lavelle, Julian Lavelle, and Lannon Lavelle; great-granddaughter, Nora Yocum; and several nieces and nephews.  

She was predeceased by her husband, Willis A. Davison; daughter, Julie Greenfield; son, Willis J. “Harley” Davison; sisters, Arlene King, Verla Chamrad, and June Hartsell. 

Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 5 at 10 a.m. at Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 110 S. Seventh St., Oregon, with the Pastor David Rogula officiating.  

Visitation will be prior to the service Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m.

Burial will be at the Daysville Cemetery.  

A memorial fund has been established for the Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling. 

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