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Obituary - Sylvia L. Davis

Sylvia L. Davis

Date of Passing: December 27th, 2017

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In memory of Sylvia, kindly consider Operation Sunshine or the Stevens Swan Humane Society.

Sylvia L. Davis, 84, of Holland Patent, passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at the St. Luke's Home, with her daughter Trish by her side. She was born June 27, 1933, in Utica, the daughter of the late Austin and Zelda Chandler Beachley and was a graduate of Holland Patent High School. On June 5, 1954, at the Barneveld United Methodist Church, she married Ira L. Davis. She was a member of the Holland Patent American Legion Auxiliary. Sylvia enjoyed camping and fishing and spending time with her beloved friends at the Kayuta Lake Campground. Surviving besides her husband, Ira; are two daughters, Cynthia Synakowski of Whitesboro and her companion, John Nicolosi and Trish Hartman of Lebanon, TN and her husband, Joseph; a brother, Ronald Beachley of East Liverpool, OH; a sister-in-law, Geraldine Goss of Geneva; seven grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; and her beloved pet, Brandi. She was predeceased by a brother, Francis "Bub" Beachley; a sister, Lillian Mallory; and a grandson, Sean Hartman. Graveside services will be held at the convenience of the family at Evergreen Cemetery, Barneveld. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Mary Beth, Cathy and Amber of Barton East at the St. Luke's Home, for their many acts of kindness and dedication. In memory of Sylvia, kindly consider Operation Sunshine or the Stevens Swan Humane Society. Arrangements are with the Bentz Funeral Service, Inc., New Hartford.


Iím so sorry to hear of your loss. I always enjoyed running into both Ira and Sylvia and just chatting. Years ago she gave me some daffodil bulbs which still come up every spring. They will hold even more special meaning this year when they are in bloom! Rest In Peace Sylvia.
Mark Scheidelman

We graduated with Sylvia in 1952 and have been friends ever since. Please accept our sincere sympathy.
Paul & Gerry Klosser

Ira &. Family, So sorry to hear of your loss of Syliva she was such a great friend,we shared a lot of good stories setting around the camp fires.
Pat & Gloria Goggin

You are my beautiful friend and I will miss you so much. Thank you for many, many wonderful memories and for always being there when I needed to talk. I love you Sylvia.
Terri Maynard