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-- Ed Davison, 83, of Middletown, died Friday, Aug. 22, 2008, at The
Christian Village in Lincoln with family by his side.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Monday at Holland Barry and Bennett
Funeral Home in Lincoln. His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at
the funeral home.
Burial will be in Irish Grove Cemetery, Middletown.
Mr. Davison retired from Caterpillar after many
years of working as a machinist and millwright.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
Edwin Albert Davison was born Sept. 20, 1924, in
Middletown to Walter and Nettie Banister Davison.
He is survived by one son, Bill (and Norman)
Edwards of Lincoln; two daughters, Judy Rohlfs of
Colorado Springs, Colo., and Linda (and Lloyd)
Gleason of Lincoln; two brothers, Kenneth (and Bert)
Davison of Middletown and Gerald (and Jeri) Davison
of Green Valley; one sister, Lois Boyer of Lincoln;
eight grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and one
He was preceded in death his wife, Lou, and two
brothers, Robert Davison and Dean Davison.
He was a member of Sweetwater Christian Church.
Ed was a loving man who always saw to it that
those less fortunate were cared for.
He spent countless hours at The Christian Village
with his wife, and after her passing he still
volunteered there. He read newspapers to people, ate
lunch with them and was just a friendly face to see
for many. He will be missed by all who were touched
by his selflessness and kind nature.
Memorial donations may be made to hospice, The
Christian Village or Sweetwater Christian Church and
will be accepted at the funeral home.
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