Richard Davis Obituary

Richard E. Davis
Richard E. Davis
Richard E. Davis

May 29, 1943 - May 2, 2008
Born in Oakland, IA
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Richard E. "Rich" Davis, 64, joined his heavenly Father on Friday, May 2, 2008 in Des Moines. Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service celebrating Rich's life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 6, at Lutheran Church of Hope, 925 Jordan Creek Parkway in West Des Moines, where the family will greet friends for one hour prior to the service time on Tuesday. Private committal services will take place at a later date.

Rich was born on May 29, 1943 in Oakland, Iowa to Edwin C. and Myrtle L. Vaught Davis. He spent his childhood in Oakland and then moved to Redfield, where he graduated from high school. After attending Simpson College and Drake University, Rich was employed at Central National Bank, where he worked his way up to become President and CEO of First Interstate Systems Company. Rich spent the remainder of his career in several data processing positions.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy Davis of Urbandale; two sons, Scott (Julie) Davis and Craig Davis both of Colorado; daughter, Robyn Rogers also of Colorado; grandsons, Tyler and Dillon Davis; one sister, Rosemary (Tom) Kelsay of Colorado; many nieces and nephews; and a host of extended family and friends. Rich was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lutheran Church of Hope.





Lutheran Church of Hope
925 Jordan Creek Parkway
Des Moines, IA US 50366
Tuesday, May 6, 2008
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Memorial Service
Lutheran Church of Hope
925 Jordan Creek Parkway
West Des Moines, IA US 50266
Tuesday, May 6, 2008
10:30 AM