Dorothy G. Davy

February 03, 1934 ‒ March 21, 2018

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Dorothy G. Davy, 84, of Mount Vernon passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at home. She was born February 3, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Sidney and Olivia (Pearson) Rogers.

Dorothy retired from Knox Community Hospital, where she was a Registered Nurse for many years.

Dorothy is survived by a step daughter-in-law, Diane Davy; grandchildren, Adrienne (Dan) Brown and Melissa (Mike) Rothe; great grandchildren, Collin Anderson, Ilana Sark, Hannah Spencer and Kelsey Spencer; dear friend, Sarah Mohler; and her canine companion, Joy Belle.

In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Dale Davy; and step son, David Davy.

The family would like to thank Hospice of Knox County for the love they showed and the care they provided to Dorothy.

A private service will be held for Dorothy and she will be laid to rest beside her husband, Dale in Mound View Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Knox County Hospice Fund, P.O. Box 309, Mount Vernon, OH 43050 or the Knox County Dog Shelter, 285 Columbus Rd., Mount Vernon, OH 43050 in Dorothy’s memory.

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Dorothy G. Davy.

  • Our deepest and most sincere sympathy to all of the family. Dot held a very special place in all of our hearts….. Kathy, Marty, Greg and Lori (Ramsey) Riggs

  • Dot follow the yellow brick road. I hope eternity is everything you hoped it would be. Thank you for being on the journey and sharing your unique perspective. God Bless!

  • Dorothy, you will be missed and remembered in our hearts. Thank you Sarah and Diane for all your love, support, and sacrifice in loving and caring for our friend.
    Les, Joyce, and Sandy