We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Gerald "Jerry" Davitz

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Gerald "Jerry" Davitz

Funeral Mass will be Saturday, November 27, 2004 for 61-year-old Gerald "Jerry" Davitz of Lithia Springs, GA, formerly of Chester, IL, who passed away Sunday, November 21, 2004 at his residence in Lithia Springs, GA.

He was born December 20, 1942 in Chester, IL, the son of Percy and Verona (Marcinkowska) Davitz. He married Debria Cushman on January 19, 1979 in Chester, IL and she survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Mark Davitz of Freeburg, IL and Andrew Davitz of Lithia Springs, GA. Three daughters, Shelia Elser of Freeburg, IL, and Amanda and Victoria Davitz both of Lithia Springs, GA. Three brothers, Jim Davitz of Freeburg, IL, Ronnie Davitz of St. Louis, MO and Fred Davitz of Chester, IL. One sister, Bonnie Todd of Chester, IL. Five grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.

Friends are calling after 4pm Friday, November 26, 2004 at the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral services for Gerald Davitz will be Saturday, November 27, 2004 at 10am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery with Military Graveside service under the direction of VFW Post #3553 of Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to family choice.