Elizabeth Caroline Davis (Betty), passed away peacefully in her sleep December 27, 2012. Born October 1, 1925 to John J. Berns and Hilda (Bergstrom) Berns in Tillamook, OR. She married Marvin John Davis at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, October 24, 1947, also in Tillamook.
They moved to Bremerton in 1951. Betty retired from H&P Drug Store in Port Orchard. Important to her were preparing meals, sewing, annual trips to the Tillamook County Fair, and spending time with her grandkids and family. Betty was also a long time parishioner of Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, where she was actively involved in the Young Ladies Institute and Altar Society.
Betty was a proud mother of nine boys: George, of Soda Springs, ID; Roy (Tonya), Charlie, and Ted, all of Bremerton; Marvin (Jeri) and Mike (Maria), of Las Vegas; Richard (Roberta), of Belfair; and Tony, of Puyallup; fifteen grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren; and two great-granddogs. She is preceded in death by her husband, her youngest son, Steven and her grandson, David Davis.
A viewing will be at Miller Woodlawn on Monday, January 7 from 12:00 to 4:00. Funeral service will be at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. Rosary at 10:30 AM, with a mass to follow at 11:00 AM. In lieu of gifts, donations can be made to Catholic Community Services, or Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish School Fund.