Dorothy J. Davis

Dorothy J. Davis, 95,  Oakley, died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, at Logan County Hospital, Oakley.

She was born June 14, 1925, in Saline County to John and Clara (Lockard) Rhea.

She married Glen Davis on Sept. 15, 1946, in Oakley. He preceded her in death. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include a daughter, Sheryl Giessel and husband, Tom, Larned; two sisters,  Helen Ostmeyer and  Mildred Gilkerson, both of Oakley; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by death by two sons, Donald and Rodney; a brother, Merrill;and two sisters, Virginia Read and Hazel Daniels.

A celebration of life and memorial service is being planned at a future date.  

Memorials are suggested to Oakley United Methodist Church or donor’s choice in care of Kennedy-Koster Funeral Home,  Oakley.

Condolences can be sent to the family at

Posted online on January 30, 2021