Eileen M. Davis, Kochville Township, Michigan

Passed away on Friday, November 20, 2009 at Covenant HealthCare – Cooper. Age 78 years. Eileen Mae Davis was born on July 17, 1931 in Saginaw, to the late Edward R. and Edna (Duggan) Davis. She was employed with the Saginaw Ford Dealerships for 45 years, retiring in 2002. Eileen was a member of the American Business Women’s Association, where she promoted leadership, education, and social networking within the organization. She was a lifelong and faithful member of St. Matthew Catholic Church. Eileen was an incredibly caring and generous person, who enjoyed flowers, animals and storytelling.  Surviving are her two brothers: Edward “Ted” Davis, Jr. and Thomas (Connie) Davis; two brothers-in-law: Vincent Markey and Leonard Thomas; many nieces, nephews, special friends and extended family. She was preceded in death by two sisters: Mary E. Markey and Joan L. Thomas; sister-in-law, Judy Davis.  A funeral liturgy will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 511 W. Cornell St. Rev. Fr. Ronald J. Dombrowski will officiate. Rite of Committal will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Rd. (off State) on Monday, November 23, 2009 from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. and on Tuesday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. A vigil service honoring Eileen will take place at 7:00 p.m. on Monday Evening under the direction of Sister Janet Pewoski CSJ.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the American Diabetes Association. Please feel free to share your thoughts and memories with the family at the funeral home, church or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com.