Ralph C. Davis age 94 of Dixon IL died Tuesday Jan. 12, 2021 at Heritage Square in Dixon.
He was born on Jan. 25, 1926 in Livingston WI the son of Fred and Jessie (Rundell) Davis. Ralph worked as a Civil Engineer for the Illinois Department of Transportation in Dixon. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church where he had served in several leadership positions and committees over the years. He was also a member of the Illinois Society of Professional Engineers, and the Illinois Association of Highway Engineers.
On June 4, 1948 he married Betty Mae Slack at The Little Brown Church in Nashua IA. She preceded him in death Dec. 1, 2005
He is also preceded in death by his parents, sisters Eleanor Knutson, Alice Livingston, Ethel Davis, Lois Davis, and Brothers Claude Davis and Dale Davis.
Ralph is survived by his son Chris (Nancy) Davis of Dixon, daughter Jessie (Paul) Coe of Buffalo Grove, IL, grandchildren John Christopher Davis, Richard David Coe, Elizabeth Emma Coe and one sister Marion Davis of Dixon.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday January 20, 2021 at 1:00 PM at the Jones Funeral Home in Dixon, Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon. A memorial has been established to Heritage Square in Dixon.
Condolences can be left online at www.thejonesfh.com.