Maurice "Reese" R. Davis, Jr.

Date of Death: 
June 8, 2019

Maurice "Reese" R. Davis, Jr. age 61 died peacefully, Saturday June 8, 2019, surrounded by his family. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Reese worked as a printer at the Phoenix Lithography Corporation in Phila. He was a longtime Mummer, parading in the Philadelphia Mummers Parade with the String Band division starting with the Polish American String Band and then becoming a long time member of the Quarker City Sting Band. He is predeceaded by his daughter Teresa Davis and his father Maurice Sr. He will be sadly missed by his mother Rhoda Davis-Lobley, his grandchildren Alexis, Laura and Larry Collopy. Reese is the loving brother of Susan Davis-Resari (Wally), Patricia Kaminski (Robert) and Rhoda Davis, as well as many loving cousins nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Saturday Morning from 9-11 am Galzerano Funeral Home 9304 Old Bustleton Ave. Phila. PA.19115. Funeral Services 11am. Interment will follow at the Resurrection Cemetery in Bensalem PA. In lieu of flowers family prefer donations to "Mummers Against Cancer" in his memory.

Memories and Condolences

What a wonderful human being, you had love and such a caring way about you for everyone. A great Dad and wonderful family man. You will be missed, when we hear a song, the string band we will always think of you. Peace be with you.

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