Horatio Stacey Davis

Au Gres, Michigan
August 28, 1931 - November 14, 2019

Visitations

Visitation will take place 2-8:00 Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Buresh Funeral Home, 101 East Michigan Avenue, AuGres, Michigan 48703.

Service Location

Au Gres United Methodist Church, 3322 East Huron Road, Au Gres, Michigan 48703

Services

Funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. (in state 10:00 a.m.) Monday, November 18, 2019 at Au Gres United Methodist Church, 3322 East Huron Road, AuGres, Michigan 48703. Pastor James Payne will officiate. Interment will follow in Linwood Cemetery in AuGres, Michigan with military honors. Online condolences may be offered at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com

Obituary Notice

Horatio S. Davis, age 88, of Au Gres, Michigan passed away Thursday morning, November 14, 2019 at Ascension Standish Hospital, Standish, Michigan.

Horatio was born August 28, 1931 in Au Gres, Michigan to the late Martin Henry and Violet Mae (Hemminway) Davis. He attended Au Gres-Sims Schools and enlisted in the United States Army at the age of 17. Horatio proudly served his county for 20 years before retiring. He married the former Elaine Marie (Bitterman) Seiferlein in 2006 at Au Gres United Methodist Church. Horatio enjoyed hunting and fishing, woodworking, and traveling. He was a former Arenac County Commissioner and Arenac County Road Commissioner, a member of the Masonic Lodge, Shriner's, American Legion and V.F.W.

Horatio is survived by his loving wife, Elaine; brother Lawrence (Sue) Davis; sisters, Eva Derocher and Alice Mixter; step children, Stacy Sesler and Nathan Seiferlein; grandchildren, Logan Sesler, Cassidy Sesler, Gavin Seiferlein and Grady Seiferlein; numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Horatio was preceded in death by his first wife, Toshie Y. Davis; brothers, David Davis, Leslie Davis, and Norman Davis; sisters, Rosie Chittle and Elsie Graninger.

Visitation for Horatio will take place 2-8:00 p.m. Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Buresh Funeral Home, 101 East Michigan Avenue, Au Gres, Michigan 48703. Funeral ceremony will take place 11:00 a.m. (in state 10:00 a.m.) Monday, November 18, 2019 at Au Gres United Methodist Church, 3322 East Huron Road, Au Gres, Michigan 48703. Pastor James Payne will officiate. Interment will follow in Linwood Cemetery in Au Gres, Michigan with military honors. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Masonic Lodge #397, 200 North Silverleaf Street, Gladwin, Michigan 48624, Royal Arch Masons, 32nd Degree, American Legion, AuGres United Methodist Church, PO Box 145, Au Gres, Michigan 48703, V.F.W., or a charity of choice. Online condolences may be offered at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com

Memorials

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Masonic Lodge #397, 200 North Silverleaf Street, Gladwin, Michigan 48624, Royal Arch Masons, 32nd Degree, American Legion, AuGres United Methodist Church, PO Box 145, Au Gres, Michigan 48703, V.F.W., or a charity of choice.

Cemetery

Linwood Cemetery, Au Gres, Michigan

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