Laconia-----Mrs. Bernice M. Davison, 81, of 5 Ledgecroft Place, died at the Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston, MA on Thursday, October 24, 2002.
Mrs. Davison was born April 17, 1921 in Cambridge, MA, the daughter of Eliot H. and Bernice L. (Belmore) MacArthur.
Mrs. Davison lived in Arlington, MA for many years before moving to Laconia, NH in 1985. She was a member of the St. James Episcopal Church. She was also a member of the Opechee Garden Club, the Bridge Club and a volunteer at the Lakes Region General Hospital. Mrs. Davison enjoyed playing the piano and making porcelain dolls.
Survivors include her husband, George A. Davison, Sr. of Laconia; a son, George A. Davison, Jr. and his wife, Donna Davison, of Laconia; five grandchildren, George A. Davison III and his wife Gloria of Nashua, Bethany A. Davison of Methuen, MA, Brett E. Morin and his wife, Crystal, of Arkansas, Daniel A. Morin and his wife, Andrea, of Laconia, and Martin J. Quinlan of Calabash, No. Carolina; 6 great grandchildren; and cousins. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by two daughters, Joan Quinlan in 1975 and Judith Morin in 1984, and a brother, E. Wendell MacArthur, in 1984.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday, October 27, 2002 from 2:00-4:00 PM and 7:00-9:00 PM in the Carriage House of the Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH.
A Funeral Service will be held at the St. James Episcopal Church, 876 No Main Street, Laconia on Monday, October 28, 2002 at 11:00 AM. Rev. Jonathan MacKenzie, Rector of the Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the family lot in Bayside Cemetery, Laconia. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the St. James Episcopal Church, 876 North Main Street, Laconia, NH 03246.
Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH is in charge of the arrangements.