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“I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. I'll never forget watching the news and drinking coffee every morning.. nobody made coffee like she did ...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Natasha Kelley - Boone, IA

“Mary will be missed....she was a considerate, loving person. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Ellen Moore - Ames, IA - Friend

“I send all my love to my uncle John,my cousins Natalie and Micheal, my mother Diane, Aunt Kittie and to All Mary's family! I wish God's blessings...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Sarai Majak - IA - Family

“I had fun when i lived in boone. Mary and I got along great, and will be missed ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Kenneth Krzesinski - gladwin, MI

“i remember playing wahoo with mary in t he gazebo at the apartment complex where we lived as neighbors. mary loved playing this game. and just...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: sharon VanHorn - tulsa, OK

“I remember mom was always a shoulder to cry on in my times of need or someone to listen to me when I needed to talk. She never judged, only told me...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Michael Davis - Ogden, IA - Son

“So sorry to hear of your passing. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Bob Perry - Woodward, IA

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Pat Bohner - Nevada, IA

“How sorry we are to hear of Mary Kay's passing. She was a very nice young lady. She was only about 7 or 8 years old when I married into this family...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Raymon & Jolene Jackson - Ankeny, IA


Mary Davis, 56, of Ogden, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2016, at Mercy
Medical Center in Des Moines.

Mary's wishes were to be cremated. A Celebration of Life service will be held at
5:00 p.m., Saturday, August 20, 2016, at the Oriole Ridge Shelter, Hickory Grove Park,
in Colo, Iowa. Joe Bordenaro will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the
service. For online obituary and condolences please visit:
www.carsonstappfuneralhome.com.

Mary Kay Davis was born on November 6, 1959, in Leon, Iowa. She attended Des
Moines Schools graduating from North High School, class of 1978, and later studied
accounting at DMACC in Ankeny.

On August 31, 1979, Mary was united in marriage to John Davis at Union Park in
Des Moines.

Mary worked many jobs, mostly in dietary positions at nursing homes, daycares, and
even a fraternity house, and she enjoyed preparing meals for large groups. She was a
very loving, nurturing and family-oriented person who acted as a surrogate mother to
many people over the years. But it was Mary's grandchildren who were her greatest joy
in life.

Mary was preceded in death by her father, David Eugene Langloss, and her mother-in-law, Patsy Alice Ellen Howard.

She is survived by her mother, Carolyn Langloss of Jewell, Iowa; her husband, John
Davis of Ogden, Iowa; children, Natalie Davis (Eddie Bergstrom) of Ogden, Iowa,
Michael (Elizabeth) Davis of Ogden, Iowa, Stephen (Meredith) Davis of Fort Stewart,
Georgia, and Shanon (Charles) Ownby of Villa Rica, Georgia; grandchildren, Owen,
Howie, and Xavier Davis, BellaRose, Jude, Finch, Leo, and Pippi Davis, Connor Davis,
Shelby and Zane Pattee, and Elly Ownby; two sisters, Dawn (Jonathan) Hudnell of
Jewell, Iowa, Tanya (Steve) Lancaster of Ogden, Iowa; one brother, Raymond (Reta)
Langloss of Clemons, Iowa; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.