Mr. Kenneth Davis, age 85, beloved husband of 59 years to the late Josephine Davis, passed away at Griffin Hospital on Thursday, March 14, 2013.
He is survived by his five children, Charles Valente (Gina) of East Haven, Salvatore Valente of Bristol, Kenneth (Carol) of Maine, Lynn Plaskowitz (George) of Orange, and Kim DiGiovanna (Michael) of North Haven.He was a proud Poppy to his fifteen grandchildren, Jonathan (Nicole), Robyn, Mackenzie, Reed, Jamie, Anna, Stacy, Lisa, Robby, Laura, Jason, Brett, Zachary, Juliana, Alyssa, and great granddaughter Jonna.
Ken was also a proud member of the Iron Workers Local 424. He would often reminisce of his days on site and the many projects he was a part of. He looked forward to making the meatballs for our traditional Sunday dinner and even enjoyed the task of doing the dishes.
He will forever be remembered for his dapper dress and the way he could make people laugh. Ken was predeceased by his bothers Ernest Davis, Fredrick Davis, and his sister Lorraine.
Friends and family may call on Saturday, March 16th from 9-11 a.m. followed by a prayer service at the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue.
Burial to follow at Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven.