Funeral services for Elizabeth M. Davenport, age 70, a resident of the United Helpers Nursing Home and formerly of Riverview Towers in Ogdensburg will be held on Tuesday July 6, 2010 at 12:00 noon at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Pastor Rob Schirmer officiating. Burial will follow the service at Notre Dame Cemetery. Calling hours will also be held on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Mrs. Davenport passed away Saturday, July 3, 2010 at the Nursing Home. Surviving are her four daughters, Brenda Mahoney and her husband William of Canton, Barbara Davenport and her companion Rick Dominie of Ogdensburg, Jodi Zanker and her husband Clark of Ogdensburg and Vicki Kirkpatrick and her husband David of Gouverneur; a brother, Donald Brown and his wife Donna of Rensselaer Falls; eight grandchildren, James Knapton, Clark “CJ” Zanker, Mistyree Zanker, David Kirkpatrick, Justin Kirkpatrick, Matt Cole, Daren Kayee and Nicole Wilson; great-grandchildren Billie-Jo & Ransom Knapton and Quinton Zanker along with nieces, nephews & cousins. Two sisters, Bonnie Holmes & Barbara Page predeceased her. Elizabeth was born on February 29, 1940 in Ogdensburg, a daughter of the late Robert & Hazel (Griffith) Brown. She graduated from Ogdensburg Schools. A prior marriage to Donald Davenport ended in divorce, but she later found happiness with her long time companion Woodrow Graveline until his death in 1982. She was a member of the Ladies VFW Auxiliary and Women of the Moose. She enjoyed playing bingo, cards, shopping and spending time with her grand and great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions have been requested to Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley.
Arrangements are with Fox and Murray Funeral home www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.