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Helen M. Davis

Surrounded by her loving family, Helen M. Davis, 91, of Roscoe, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 10, 2013. Born in Roscoe on May 23, 1922, she was a daughter of the late George and Susie Hribik Rovny. Helen was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and the American Legion Post 801 Auxiliary, both in Roscoe. Left to cherish her memory are her sons, John Kenneth Davis and wife, Sandra, of Fredericksburg, VA, Bill Davis and wife, Evelyn, of New Market, MD, and Michael Davis and Sharon Boyer, of Lusby, MD; six grandchildren; four great-granddaughters; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Harold "Hench" Davis; sisters, Mildred Rovny, Mary Cairns and Annie Shurzinske; and brothers, George Rovny Jr., John "Ditto" Rovny and Joseph Rovny. Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 13, in the Melenyzer-DuBarr Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Inc., 1008 Furlong Ave., Roscoe, where a blessing service will be held at 8 p.m. Interment will be at the convenience of the family.


We're sorry for the loss of great aunt Helen. My memories of her are very fond. Such a kind woman, her smile and laugh were wonderful.

George Rovny Jul 24 2013 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy during this difficult time. Aunt Helen was always a joy to visit. Her wonderful stories that she told with a beautiful smile and a laugh that was so contagious. She will sadly be missed!

Keith Rovny Jun 13 2013 12:00 AM