Merle A. Davis 76, went home to Heaven on Friday, August 7, 2015. Born in Albany, NY on July 30, 1939, she was the daughter of John and Harriet Magee. She was a graduate of Watervliet High School and studied Business Administration at the College of St. Rose.
After graduation, Merle worked at the Boston Store in Latham. She later became an Administrative Assistant at the SUNY Research Foundation in Albany for many years.
During her younger years, Merle and her sisters spent the summers at their family camp on Saratoga Lake. She enjoyed gardening and feeding the birds. She loved spending time with her beloved dog Sassy.
She was predeceased by her husband Carroll whom she lovingly cared for, and her sister Ardeth Ruth Ricci. Merle is survived by her sisters Dorrene Russell (Charles) of Charlton, Gail Kilby (Richard) of Malta, and Andrea Kennedy (Ira) of Bloomfield, Kentucky; and several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, August 11 from 9am to 11am at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A service will be held at 11am. Burial will follow in Memory Gardens, Colonie.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in memory of Merle to the Estherville Animal Shelter, 100 Russell Road, Greenfield Center, NY 12833.
The family would like to thank the staff at Saratoga Hospital for their care and compassion.