Frank E. Davis, 69, of Newtown, passed away unexpectedly on October 27 at Danbury Hospital. Frank was born in Danbury, April 29, 1944, to Lorin and Gladys (Morgan) Davis. He attended Bethel schools and graduated from Bethel High School in the class of 1962. Frank worked for the Bard Parker Company and was employed by Perkin Elmer for more than 20 years where he worked on the Hexagon Satellite and the Hubbell Telescope. He was also employed by Pitney Bowes before retiring due to illness.
In his spare time, Frank enjoyed working on remodeling projects on his home and yard. Being a true Yankees and Giants fan, he supported both teams throughout their ups and downs. Most of all, Frank enjoyed spending time with his family and was very proud of his children and grandchildren. Frank will be remembered as a good friend and neighbor who was always willing to lend a helping hand when needed. He was a kind and generous person who made a friend everywhere he went.
Frank will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Sharon, of Newtown; his son Richard and wife Tina; his son Shawn; and his beloved grandchildren Elizabeth and Ryan, all of Danbury. He is also survived by his brothers Robert and wife Mary of Abita Springs, Louisiana; Gerald and wife Maureen of Port St. Lucie, Florida; his sister-in-laws Christine Austin and husband Eugene; Patricia Egan and husband John; Maura Melody and several nieces and nephews. He will also be remembered by his good friends Mary and Jim Wilson of Newtown. He was pre-deceased by his parents, his brother Donald, and his mother-in-law Christine Melody.
Friends may call at the Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St., Danbury, on Thursday from 4:00 to 7:00 pm, where a funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Friday. Entombment will follow at Wooster Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to be made to Ann's Place the Home of I Can or Connecticut Chapter Alzheimer's Association , 607 Main Ave., Norwalk, CT, 06854.