DARIEN, Conn. - John Goldthwaite Davis, Jr., a resident of Darien, died Wednesday, Sept. 25. He was 83.
Davis was born July 8, 1930, in New York City, N.Y., son of John G. and Mary Dean Davis. He graduated from Darien High School and University of Bridgeport. He entered the U. S. Army and served three years in eight countries with the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers. He was a volunteer fireman in Noroton for over 38 years and also served as assistant scoutmaster for Troop 53. He sang in the choir at Noroton Presbyterian Church, with The Troupers Light Opera Company (a founding member with his father), The Norwalk Community Chorale and the Serendipity Singers of Norwalk.
Davis is survived by sons, John G. III and Thomas M., both of Darien; daughter, Deborah Anne of Portland, Ore.; and three grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents; sister, Anne Goldthwaite; and brother, Lloyd Taylor Davis.
Interment was private.
Donations in Davis’s honor may be sent to Darien Post 53, P. O. Box 2066, Darien, CT 06820.
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