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Gary E. Davis

April 19, 1961 - May 8, 2019

Service Date: May 14, 2019

Funeral Home Hessling Funeral Home

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Gary E. Davis, 58, of Milanville, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. He was preceded in death by the love of his wife, Louise Marie Swendsen on May 8, 2016. The couple married on October 28, 1995.

Born on April 19, 1961 in Honesdale, he is the son of Ivan and Grace Mullen Davis of Milanville. He was a graduate of Honesdale High School, class of 1980.

Gary was currently employed at Wayne Highlands School District where he was the head custodian at Preston School.

An outdoorsman, Gary enjoyed hunting and was a member of the Boyds Mill Hunting Club. He was happiest keeping busy working around his home and splitting firewood.

In addition to his parents, Gary is survived by his sons Nathan “Pete” Davis of Milanville and Nick Swendsen and wife Alicia of Massachusetts; his sister Kathleen Nonnenmacher of California; his brother Timothy Davis of Milanville; a grandson Logan Swendsen; cousins Tom Davis of Beach Lake and Mike Rollison of Honesdale; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 14th at Hessling Funeral Home, Inc., 428 Main St. Honesdale at 10 am by Pastor Mary Bryant. Interment will follow in Calkins Union Cemetery. Friends may visit Monday, 4 to 7.