William M. “Bill” Davis
April 7, 1959 - December 22, 2021
William M. “Bill” Davis, age 62, of Bear, DE, passed away on Wednesday, December 22, 2021, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Wilmington, DE, on April 7, 1959, he was a son of Janet (Harker) and the late Alfred A. Davis. Bill retired from UPS after 30 years of dedicated service.
He was very active and adventurous in life. Bill enjoyed riding his Harley, bicycling with friends, and playing the slot machines. A passion for cycling, he continued to work at Bikeline in Middletown after his retirement.
In addition to his father, Bill was preceded in death by his brother, Glenn Davis. He will be dearly missed by his loving wife of 42 years, Joanne (Poole) Davis; sons, Jeffrey A. Davis (Carly) and Timothy J. Davis (Tina); granddaughter, Katelynn; mother, Janet Davis; siblings, Kathy Anthony (Carl), Richard A. Davis, Linda Donovan, and Patricia Clifton (Karl); and numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 4 pm until 6 pm on Wednesday, December 29, 2021, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 6 pm. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance. Interment will be held privately.
Any family members or friends who are unable to attend the services for Bill can live stream the service by clicking here.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Bill’s love of dogs to Fur-Ever Paws Dog Rescue, 9 Deasy Drive, Newark, DE 19702 or by clicking here.