May 30, 1927 – January 25, 2014
On January 25, 2014 our heavenly father reached through the clouds and took harry Davis into eternal life. Harry was born in Albia, Iowa on May 30, 1927. He moved to Johnston and married Mary Gall in May of 1949. While his family was his passion, he found time to work and retire from Pioneer Hi-Bred after 37 years. He worked in many of the divisions.
He is survived by his wife, Mary; four children: Charles (Michelle) of Clive, Dave (Karen) of Urbandale, Patty (Rolland) of Monroe, Dale (Marsha) of Johnston; and his brother, Elmer (Ilene) of Albia. Also surviving are his grandchildren: Tony, Amanda, Allen, Marc, Bryn, Jamie, Kelcee, Jordan and step-granddaughter, Jessie (Roy) along with great-grandchildren, Ali and Alex.
He is preceded in death by his parents; three brothers; four sisters; sons, Carl and Terry; grandson, Scott; and great-grandson, Ben.
A visitation is planned with the family on Friday, January 31, 2014 from 5 – 7 p.m., services will be held Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 1 p.m. Both will be held at Bethany Reformed Church in Des Moines. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to Bethany Reformed Church. A private burial will take place after the service for the family only.Information provided by: Merle Hay Funeral Home 4400 Merle Hay Road Des Moines, IA 50310 www.meaningfulfunerals.net