Traverse City Record-Eagle

October 9, 2012

Elizabeth Jean Davis


TRAVERSE CITY — Elizabeth Jean Davis, 36, of Traverse City died Oct. 1, 2012.

She was born on May 8, 1976 in Traverse City the daughter of Raymond and Debbie (McKalvia) Davis.

Liz attended Traverse City High School and received her GED while in Maine. She attended New Hope Community Church.

Liz had a big heart and was a free spirit. She had a great sense of humor and enjoyed laughing and making other's laugh. Liz had a great smile and was a very non-judgmental. She was a people person and loved being around others.

Liz is survived by her children, Tayler Jasmyne and Zachariah Andrew Davis of Traverse City; parents, Raymond (Holly) Davis and Debbie Thomas of Traverse City; siblings, Eva May Davis of Kalkaska, Chelsea Suchoski, Gary (Anne Kosloskey) Sladek and Raymond Davis Jr.; grandparents, James and Sandy Wurm, Robert and Lucy Lepisto and Pat Johnson all of Traverse City.

She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Roswell and Wanda McKalvia.

Contributions may be made to the Elizabeth J. Davis Memorial Fund for her children.

Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012 at New Hope Community Church with Pastor Tim Manzer officiating. The family will greet friends starting at 12 noon.

Please visit Liz's web page at to sign the guest book and share a memory or photo with her family.

The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City to handle the arrangements.